Beer Cocktails & Drink Recipes

How to Make Beer Jell-O Shots: 8 Easy Beer Jell-O Shooter Recipes

Move over vodka and rum, beer jello shots are here to stay. Continue reading to learn how to make beer jello shots, ingredients you need to make the perfect beer jell-o shooter, and eight tasty jello shot recipes using beer.

How to Make Beer Jell-O Shots: 8 Easy Beer Jell-O Shooter Recipes

Jello Shots. Not only are they tasty and a great boozy snack, but they are fun to make and fun to eat! Jello shooters are also very versatile and you can alter your ingredients to cater to your alcohol preferences or occasion. Many people think jello shots are made with vodka or rum only, but did you know that you can make jello shots with your favourite drink?


How to Make Jell-O Shots:

Making regular Jell-O is easy. Simply mix your packet of your favourite flavoured gelatin with water and chill to set. Want to make alcoholic Jell-O shooters? Simply swap out the water with your favourite alcohol. If you’re feeling left out because you are a strict beer drinker, you can enjoy jello shots too! Instead of rum, vodka, etc., mix in your favourite beer and viola! You’ve got your very own beer jello shot!


How to Make Layered Jello Shooters:

You may also want to try layering your jello shots using two or three individual recipes. To layer gelatin, simply mix up the bottom layer and let it set completely. Then mix the second and pour it on top of the first and allow that to set.


8 Beer Jell-O Shooter Recipes Perfect For Any Occasion


Blue Moon Jell-O Shot

Why sip on a pint of Blue Moon when you can throw it back like this? These Blue Moon beer shooters would be a great treat at any summer party, barbecue, or bonfire.


Blue Moon Jell-O Shot Ingredients:
  • Package of orange Jell-O
  • Boiling water
  • Blue Moon beer
  • Vodka
  • Cool whip
  • Orange slices


Guinness Jello Shot with Foam Recipe

These mini Guinness Jello shots are the perfect shot to make for St. Patrick’s Day or any holiday where Guinness is your go-to brew.


Jello Shot Made With Guinness Recipe Ingredients:
  • Unflavoured gelatin
  • Guinness
  • Cocoa powder
  • Bailey’s or other Irish cream


Corona Beer Gelatin Shooter

If Corona with a lime is your favourite summertime drink, then you are going to love these jello shots! They are easy to make and very tasty.


Ingredients for Corona Jello Shot Recipe:
  • Unflavoured gelatin
  • Corona
  • Granulated sugar
  • Heavy cream
  • Confectioners’ sugar
  • Tequila
  • Lime


Irish Car Bomb Shot Made With Jell-O

Take three amazing Irish liquids and make them a solid boozy treat. If you don’t know, a traditional car bomb drink is made with Guinness, Jameson Irish Whiskey, and Bailey’s.


Irish Car Bomb Shot Ingredients (Jello Edition):
  • Guinness
  • Jameson Irish Whiskey
  • Bailey’s Irish Cream
  • Unflavoured gelatin
  • Granulated sugar
  • Water


Mexican Jello Recipe

Whether you’re laying in a lawn chair on a beach in Mexico, or just pretending you are, these Jell-O shooters are perfect if you’re in need of a refreshing alcoholic snack.


Beer & Tequila Jello Shot Ingredients:


Strawberry Malt Liquor Jell-O Shot

Looking for a boozier jello shooter? These malt liquor shots will definitely give you the kick you’re looking for! Don’t say we didn’t warn you…


Ingredients for Malt Liquor Gelatin Shots:


Refreshing Alcoholic Shandy Jello Shot Recipe

These shandy jello shooters are tasty, refreshing, and perfect for less experienced drinkers. You’ll also love this recipe if your favourite non-alcoholic drink is lemonade.


Lemon Shandy Beer Jello Shooter Ingredients:
  • Pale ale
  • Unflavoured gelatin
  • Boiling water
  • Lemon juice
  • Sugar


Boozy Root Beer Float Jell-O Shooter Recipe

We know root beer isn’t actually beer but these Jello shots are just too damn tasty to leave out! Drink responsibly because these shooters go down smooth.


What You Need To Make Root Beer Float Jello Shots:
  • Whipped cream vodka
  • Root beer
  • Unflavoured gelatin
  • Vanilla ice cream for garnish
  • Cherry for garnish


Want more recipes that include beer as an ingredient? Check out these great posts:

Nachos with Guinness Queso Recipe
Beer Beef Stew Recipe
Chocolate Porter Brownies
How to Make the Perfect Moscow Mule Using Ginger Beer

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