Whether you’re planning a backyard barbecue or an outdoor summer party, you’ll want to know how to store jello shots in ice-filled coolers. This simple solution will ensure your guests don’t end up with moldy, stale jello. Plastic wrap can be used to prevent mold growth from the cooler. It will preserve its original appearance as well as flavor.
Another way to keep homemade jello shots cool is to place them in glass shot glasses, which are more environmentally-friendly than plastic cups. Additionally, these glasses make a nice display for your guests and are great for displaying your jello shot’s pretty designs. If they are stored in the freezer, homemade jello shots can last for up to three days. However, they should be allowed to cool down before being stored in the refrigerator.
Before storing your jello shots in a cooler, make sure that you dissolve the gelatin completely, as undissolved gelatin can cause chunks in the drink. If you plan on serving the drink, chill the alcohol. The gelatin mixture can be made faster by adding alcohol to it. This will prevent the drink from forming a skin. If you have guests coming over, you can serve your guests a smaller amount of the cooled-down jello shots in the dish.
Make homemade Jello shots by boiling water in large saucepans. You will need one box of gelatin and a cup of vodka. Once the mixture is smooth and bubbly, add it to the mixing bowl. Mix well to ensure it is fully incorporated. When the mix is cool, you can store the jello shots in a cooler for up to 2 hours. If the mix sits at room temperature, it will get soggy and stale.
Jello shots should never be frozen. They can quickly go rancid despite their delicious taste. If you’re planning a summer picnic, or even an overnight get-together, remember to use fresh fruit in your Jello shots to keep them fresh. If the jello doesn’t get refrigerated, it won’t be soft enough to serve to your guests.
Jello, like most things in life can spoil if it’s not stored properly. It is best to store them in a fridge at room temperature. When jello is kept in a fridge, it will last for three to four months and may even last for a year. Just keep them away from direct sunlight and the sun, and you’ll have your party ready to go.
You can also store jello shots in ice cube tray. This is best if they are placed directly in a plastic bag and kept at room temperature. Jello is a thick gel that sticks to plastic containers. If you use silicone molds, the jello will be easier to remove. If you don’t have silicone molds you can use ice cube tray. Jello shots can be prepared ahead of time and are easy to eat.