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Retro Jell-O Parfaits

Retro Jell-O Parfaits

See Jell-O in an all new way with this perfect parfait. No one will think you are tacky if you serve this at a dinner party, it's so beautiful.

Jell-O parfait


1 package yellow jell-o, follow package instructions
1 package orange jell-o, follow package instructions
1 package red jell-o, follow package instructions
1 cup whipped cream, for garnish
garnish pineapple spears and maraschino cherries


  1. Prepare a 9 x 13-inch baking sheet or tray by covering with a damp towel and placing an empty egg carton on top.  
  2. Make one package of yellow Jell-O according to instructions.  
  3. Pour 1 ounce into a 4 ounce parfait or stemmed glass.  
  4. Tilt and rest on tray with mouth of glass resting on egg carton and stem on damp towel.  
  5. Repeat steps with remaining glasses. Let set for 1 hour.  
  6. Prepare red Jell-O as directed.  
  7. Pour in 1 ounce into same glasses.  
  8. Tilt in other direction and rest on egg carton and tray. Let set in fridge for 1 hour.  
  9. Make red Jell-O according to package instructions.  
  10. Pour into same glasses and let set for one more hour.  
  11. Serve with a dollop of whipped cream, a spear of pineapple and a maraschino cherry!


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