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JELL-O Hearts for Valentine’s Day

Jell-O HeartsWith Valentine's Day just around the corner, why not get away from those old standby recipes and make something exciting this year? These Jell-o hearts are just adorable and kids love them!

JELL-O HEARTS

INGREDIENTS

  • 6 oz. box Strawberry Jello
  • 1 envelope Unflavored Gelatin
  • 2 cups boiling water
  • 7 oz. Sweetened Condensed Milk
  • 1/4 cup cold Water
  • 3/4 cup boiling water

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  1. Spray a 8 x 8 pan with non stick cooking spray.
  2. Pour the Jell-0 into a large bowl, add 2 cups boiling water and stir until dissolved.
  3. Pour into the pan and place in the refrigerator for 2 hours.
  4. In another bowl add 1/4 cup cold water. Sprinkle gelatin packet over top and let stand for several minutes.
  5. Stir in 3/4 cups boiling water and sweetened condensed milk until well combined.
  6. Allow to cool.
  7. Invert red Jell-O pan onto cutting board or wax paper.
  8. With a heart cookie cutter, cut hearts out of the jello. Cut as many as you can fit, but you may not use all of them in the next step.
  9. Spray the pan with cooking spray again.
  10. Arrange the hearts in the pan being careful to leave room for white in between each.
  11. Pour condensed milk mixture around the hearts and place in the refrigerator for several hours until firm.
  12. Remove from pan and cut into squares.

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3 Comments Leave a Comment »

  1. ellen beck

    That is super cute and your pictures are fantastic. I can imagine you making these things with the Girl Scouts I bet they would have a ball. These would be great with a luncheon ! Fancy them up a bit and they would really make an impression.

  2. Rosie

    Ooooh how adorable!!! These are perfect!!! It would definitely bring a smile to anyone!! And so easy! I must do this! Anything with hearts are my weakness!

  3. Julie Wood

    These are so cute and fun to make. How pretty that they are hearts surrounded by white. I would love to make these for Valentine’s Day!

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