Swimming pool jelly dessert

Jelly swimming pool

An easy-to-make novelty pud for your grand finale

By , 18 July 2016
Jelly swimming pool
  • Ready in: 20 mins
  • Serves: 10
  • Price: 51p per serving

Make sure to allow enough time for the jelly to set, ideally overnight.

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Nutritional Info
Each 114g serving contains
  • Cals 82
    4%
  • Fat 1.5
    2%
  • Sat Fat 0.8
    4%
  • Sugar 11.4
    13%
  • Salt 0.11
    2%
of your reference intake.
Typical energy values per 100g: 301kJ/72kcal.
Ingredients
  • 2 x 12g sachets Dr. Oetker Powdered Gelatine
  • 2L Chosen by you Clear Lemonade
  • 10g tube Dr Oetker Gel Food Colour in Blue
  • 100 Cheerios
  • 2 strawberry laces
  • 3 Smarties
  • 6 Matchmakers
  • 4 Fox’s Party Rings
Method
  • Make up the gelatine – follow the pack instructions. Meanwhile, mix the lemonade with 2-3 drops of the food colouring and pour into a 2L rectangular dish. When the gelatine has cooled, add the lemonade to the dish and mix well. Chill for 6-8 hrs, or ideally overnight, until set.

  • Thread Cheerios onto the strawberry laces and arrange on the jelly as lane markers. Add Party Ring lifebelts and a banner made from 2 skewers and a ribbon.

  • Add your swimmers to the jelly pool, with Matchmakers for arms and legs and Smarties for heads.