Jello Dessert Recipe, Hints & Videos
Most of us have a happy childhood memory of eating Jello during the holidays. It was usually raspberry flavored and had fruit cocktail added to it. Prepared in individual cups or a 9x13 pan it was then topped with whipped cream and eaten with glee. Jello has come a long way since then to include cakes, puddings, cookies, salads and more. In fact, there are 33 flavors ranging from orange to pistachio that are used for a variety of recipes.
Dessert is by far the most popular way to use Jello and it is also an easy way to add some fun into anything. And whether you use the traditional or instant variety of Jello, you'll always end up with something good. So go ahead and try some great Jello desserts from Recipe4Living.
Jello Dessert Recipe
Jello Surprise Cake
This is a very light refreshing cake that is wonderful for summer meals.
1 box yellow cake mix (prepared)
2 boxes sugar free Jello (two different flavors)
1 8-oz. fat-free Cool Whip
Mix yellow cake mix as directed on box.
Divide batter into two bowls; add 1/2 small box of one Jello into one bowl of batter and mix; in the second bowl add 1/2 small box of the other flavor of Jello to second bowl of batter and mix well.
Pour each bowl of batter into a greased and floured 9 inch cake pan. Bake as directed on package. This makes two layers.
Place 1 layer on cake plate, top with Cool Whip; top with second layer and frost the entire cake with the remainder of the Cool Whip. Refrigerate at least 4 hours before serving.
Jello Dessert Recipe Hints & Videos
Adjustable Measuring Spoon
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