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Gelatin Desserts

Looking for recipes for gelatin desserts? Taste of Home has the best gelatin dessert recipes from real cooks like you, featuring reviews, ratings, how-to videos and tips.

Red 'n' Green Gelatin

Red 'n' Green Gelatin

Red 'n' Green Gelatin

Brighten up your Christmas buffet table with this cheery salad. You can change the colors of the gelatin to fit other holidays, too. For the Fourth of July, I use red and blue gelatin with blueberry pie filling. -Ruth Yaple McKee Orlando, Florida

Triple Cranberry Salad Mold

Triple Cranberry Salad Mold

Triple Cranberry Salad Mold

Whats a holiday meal without at least one jolly gelatin salad chock-full of fruit and nuts? My mother made this one for every holiday, and now my husband says he can't imagine Christmas without it! -Kristi Jo Chiles Portsmouth, Rhode Island

Chocolate Lime Dessert

Chocolate Lime Dessert

Chocolate Lime Dessert

The pretty pale green color of this refreshing lime gelatin dessert is perfect for a St. Patrick's Day party, but don't be surprised when your family requests it year-round!
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Lemon Torte with Fresh Berries

Lemon Torte with Fresh Berries

Lemon Torte with Fresh Berries

I appreciate recipes like this that can be made ahead and that are guaranteed to be great. A cool slice is so refreshing on warm days.

Sangria Gelatin Ring

Sangria Gelatin Ring

Sangria Gelatin Ring

This gelatin is enjoyed by everyone because you just can't go wrong with fresh berries.

Frosted Cranberry Gelatin Salad

Frosted Cranberry Gelatin Salad

Frosted Cranberry Gelatin Salad

Covered with a fluffy white topping, squares of this fruity gelatin salad can be served as a side dish or dessert.

Berries in Champagne Jelly

Berries in Champagne Jelly

Berries in Champagne Jelly

“My sister gave me this recipe a few years back when I was looking for an elegant fruit dish to serve guests,” writes Andrea Barnhoom from Scottsville, New York. “A refreshing alternative to salad, it’s also sparkly and special enough to double as a light dessert.” TASTY TIP: “I sometimes serve this party-pretty fruit treat at brunch—just before the main dish,” notes Andrea Barnhoom. “Guests are always impressed!”

Layered Cranberry Dessert

Layered Cranberry Dessert

Layered Cranberry Dessert

On occasion, I like to “fancy up” one of my favorite gelatin desserts with a buttery graham cracker crust and a layer of cream cheese filling. Mandarin oranges add color and pair well with the cranberry gelatin. —Margery Bryan, Moses Lake, Washington

Strawberry Rice Dessert

Strawberry Rice Dessert

Strawberry Rice Dessert

A snowy wreath of creamy rice pudding crowned with a pretty red strawberry filling makes this dessert a colorful Christmas classic. It's also nice layered in parfait glasses and garnished with green mint leaves.

Icy Blue Parfaits

Icy Blue Parfaits

Icy Blue Parfaits

Kids of all ages will get a kick out of this refreshing dessert. It adds a fun colorful touch to a springtime table.

Grapefruit Gelatin Molds

Grapefruit Gelatin Molds

Grapefruit Gelatin Molds

I found this recipe in a magazine back in the '50s. It's a nice salad, particularly with a heavy meal. It's a refreshing snack as well.
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