Valentine's Day Jello Shots are a jello shot recipe made with RumChata

Valentine’s Day Jello Shots

  • Author: Dan
  • Prep Time: 2 hours
  • Cook Time: 0 minutes
  • Total Time: 2 hours
  • Yield: 12 Jell-O Shots 1x

These Valentine’s Day jello shots are perfect for a boozy, no-bake dessert! This jello shot recipe can be customized for any party or holiday!



  • 2 ounces plain, unflavored gelatin
  • 1 cup RumChata
  • 2 (3 ounce) boxes Strawberry, Cherry or Raspberry Jell-O
  • Sprinkles for Garnish


  1. Add 1 cup of water and a 1/2 cup of RumChata to a small pot.
  2. Sprinkle the unflavored gelatin over the liquid and let bloom for 5 minutes, with no heat on.
  3. Turn the heat on medium/low, whisk the gelatin into the liquid until smooth and bring to a simmer for 5 minutes.
  4. Pour the gelatin into a 1 quart dish, then stir in the other 1/2 cup of RumChata.
  5. Place in the refrigerator for at least an hour until set.
  6. Add the red Jell-O to a bowl then carefully add 1 1/2 cups boiling water. Whisk until the gelatin is dissolved, then slowly pour over the white layer of gelatin.
  7. Return to the refrigerator for at least another hour or up to overnight.
  8. Cut into desired shapes, garnish with sprinkles and serve.

Recipe Notes

Swap out different colors of jell-o to make these jello shots perfect for any party!

  • Category: Dessert
  • Method: No Bake
  • Cuisine: American

Keywords: jell-o shots, rumchata recipes, party dessert, valentine's day dessert, dessert recipes, no bake desserts