How To Make Sweet Tea Jell-O Shots That Are Too Good To Be True


Sweet tea is pretty much a staple in the South, and I would’ve have it any other way. And what better way is there to get your sweet tea fix than in Jell-O shot form?

These sweet tea Jell-o shots are perfect for your next party, tailgate, or girls night– and they’re surprisingly easy to make! They’re the perfect mix of sour and sweet with a special kick– be prepared for them to disappear fast!

How To Make Sweet Tea Jell-O Shots:


  • 6 lemons, halved lengthwise
  • 1 cup water
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 4 black tea bags
  • 3/4 cup vodka
  • 1 3-oz package lemon Jell-O
  1. Juice lemons until you get 1/4 cup of liquid.
  2. Hollow out all of the lemons and place them on a rimmed baking sheet.
  3. Combine water and sugar in a saucepan over high heat, and bring to a boil.
  4. Stir until sugar dissolves, then add black tea bags.
  5. Turn off the heat and steep for 3-4 minutes.
  6. Return to a simmer and whisk in lemon juice, vodka and Jell-O mix.
  7. Let cool slightly, then pour the liquid into lemon halves.
  8. Refrigerate until set (about an hour).
  9. Slice the lemons in half again and serve!