Sunday, October 2, 2011

Strawberries with JELL- O


Today i'm sharing one of my favorite family's recipe, it actually never had a name, well not that I remember, but I called " Strawberries with JELL- O". This has been my Family's recipe for years, since I was a little girl I always used to see my grandmother and my aunts make this dessert for special occasions, specially for birthday parties. I know is nothing out of this world but I grew up eating this at everybody's birthday party in my house and it became one of my favorite desserts. So, today I decided to share this special recipe with you girls. I hope you all enjoy it!


Makes for 16 servings.


  • 1 Pack of Strawberries.
  • 1 Box of Gelatin JELL- O strawberry flavor ( 6 onz.).
  • Original Wip cream ( any brand).

  • 2 Cups of boil water.
  • 1 and 1/2 cup of cold water.

Wash all the pack of strawberries and leave them in clean water for a couple of minutes, this will help remove all the dirt that comes in it until you gather together all the ingredients that you need.


Remove all the water and place them in a wood board to cut all the strawberries in thin lines (like the picture above), this will help when we put them flat on the aluminium foil.


They should look like this when you finish :)



 To make the gelatin add the 2 cups of cold water to a medium size pot until the water starts boiling. 


Add the whole bag of strawberry JELL- O and stir a little bit until the gelatin powder get dissolve, turn of the stove and then add the 1 and a 1/2 cup of cold water and stir for 2 minutes until everything is well mix together.

strawberries & JELLO
Place the strawberries in the aluminium foil and slowly pour the strawberry gelatin on them. Place the aluminium foil in the fridge for four hours or until the gelatin is firm. Serve with whip cream and enjoy!


Miss Donna said...

see. this is the kind of stuff i need to be introduced to. non-threatening type baking. i can do this. really. the photos look great and the plated dessert is heavenly!