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  December 03, 2023

4th of July Dessert Recipes - Patriotic Gelatin Cups
Dessert Ideas for Your Fourth of July BBQ

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Patriotic Gelatin Cups - This simple but elegant dessert just says Happy Birthday America. The way you place the gelatin into the dessert dishes doesn't matter. Use red first in half and blue first in the other half and top each one with a 1/2 t dollop of whipped topping.

Product: 4th of July Dessert Recipes for Kids
Category: Fourth of July Fun - Cooking Activities


Patriotic Gelatin Cups


  • 1 (6 oz) pkg. blue gelatin
  • 1 (6 oz.) pkg. red gelatin
  • 1 (8 oz.) container frozen whipped topping thawed


  1. Prepare both types of gelatin as directed on the box for Jigglers.
  2. Pour the prepared gelatin into separate 13X9 inch baking pans.
  3. Refrigerate the gelatin 2 hours or until firm.
  4. Remove the gelatin and cut both types into cubes.
  5. Place a layer of the red gelatin into the bottom of dessert glasses.
  6. Add 1 T of the whipped topping.
  7. Top with the blue gelatin cubes.

Makes 8 servings

Preparation Time: approximately 15 minutes
Refrigeration Time: approximately 2 hours
Total Time: approximately 2 hours 15 minutes

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