Best Bites: Watermelon tequila jello shots


Welcome to Best Bites, a twice-weekly video series that aims to satisfy your never-ending craving for food content through quick, beautiful videos for the at-home foodie. Check back on Tuesdays and Thursdays for new episodes!

Talk about a crowd-pleaser! These adorable jello shots look like mini watermelons, and taste even better. You'll be the hit of any party when you walk in the door with these. See the recipe below!


  • 1 (3 oz) package strawberry Jell-O mix
  • 1 cup tequila
  • 1 cup boiling water
  • 10-15 limes
  • Black sesame seeds
  • Rice


  1. Slice limes lengthwise
  2. Scoop out inside of lime
  3. Add jello mix, boiling water and tequila in a pitcher, whisk
  4. Fill lime cups with tequila mixture, keeping cups in place with rice
  5. Chill for 4 hours
  6. Add sesame seeds

Watermelon Jello Shots

More lifestyle:
Up your boozy brunches with your own rosè ice cubes
How to make a mason jar watermelon cake
Best Bites: How to cook perfect eggs, 5 ways

Read Full Story

Sign up for the Best Bites by AOL newsletter to get the most delicious recipes and hottest food trends delivered straight to your inbox every day.

Subscribe to our other newsletters

Emails may offer personalized content or ads. Learn more. You may unsubscribe any time.