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Jell-O shots with a twist and a wiggle are exciting the mixed drink crowd

Jell-O shots, as we know and enjoy them today, were invented by Tom Lehrer while stationed at a U.S. Naval base.
The very first Jell-O shot recipe was made in 1862. It was found in a book titled How to Mix Drinks or The Vivant's Companion by Jerry Thomas. It contained lots of cocktail recipes and there was just one for a Punch Jelly known more commonly today as a Jell-O shot. Jell-O shots as we know and enjoy them, today were invented by a guy named Tom Lehrer. While Lehrer was stationed at a U.S. naval base he wanted to sneak alcohol onto the base during a Christmas party. The best way he could think to hide or camouflage the vodka was to add it to cooked orange-flavored Jell-O. The story goes on to tell that the "dessert" was great and the party was even better -- and that's when history was made.Here are some new, and we think, much-improved variations on the original Lehrer orange-vodka shot. Here are some new, and we think, much-improved variations on the original Lehrer orange-vodka shot. Margarita Jell-O shot The three main ingredients for a Margarita Jell-O shot is unflavored gelatin,...
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