Gin and Tonic Jello Shots

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Here I'll teach you how to make a batch of gin and tonic flavored jello-shots.

This is just one example of a cocktail jello-shot, feel free to share other recipes or improvements on this one.

This is my first Instructable, let me know how it looks.

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Step 1: You will need:

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1 package of Lime jello
1/2 cup boiling water
1/2 cup boiling tonic water
2/3 cup cold gin
1/3 cup cold tonic water

Other Materials:
Measuring cup
small pot
mixing bowl
shot glasses or small cups

Step 2: Measure and Boil

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Measure out 1/2 cup of water and 1/2 cup of Tonic. Pour the mixture into your pot and bring it to a boil.

Step 3: Cold Gin

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While the Water/Tonic mixture is heating up measure out 2/3 cup cold gin and 1/3 cup cold tonic and set them aside.

Step 4: Mix It Up

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Once the Tonic/Water comes to a boil quickly pour it into a bowl and mix in the powdered jello. Once the powder is completely dissolved add the cold gin/tonic and stir again.

Step 5: Pour

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Now all you have to do is pour the liquid jello into your glasses. I transferred the mix back into the measuring cup to make filling easier.

Don't go overboard! These shots aren't as strong as regular jello-shots, but they can still pack a punch if you eat too much. I recommend making small cups, that way you have more to go around, and you can always have seconds.

Step 6: Wait

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Once you have your glasses filled cover them in plastic wrap and put them in the fridge. I usually let them sit overnight, and that's more than enough time.

Step 7: Enjoy!

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Now your shots should be nice and firm and ready to enjoy!
BWP5 years ago
We're having a girlie cocktail night next week ... think I'll make and take some of these!!!
Matt4_165 years ago
5/5 Looks awesome and easy I'm gonna try this today.