Rainbow Jelly

Jelly is loved by everyone, everywhere! So why stop at one colour of jelly when you can have them all!

Prep:
1 hr + chilling
Serves:
4

Ingredients

Rainbow Layers
  1. 4 sachets Dr. Oetker Gelatine Powder
  2. 1 cups caster sugar
  3. 4 tsp Queen Natural Vanilla Extract
  4. Queen Food Colour Gel in Blue, Red, Yellow and Green
  5. 1.6L boiling water
White Layer
  1. 1/3 cup hot water
  2. 1 sachet Dr. Oetker Gelatine Powder
  3. 300ml cream
  4. 1 tsp Queen Natural Vanilla Extract

Method

  1. Step 1

    For each jelly colour, combine 1 sachet Gelatine Powder, cup caster sugar, 1 tsp Vanilla Extract, Food Colour Gel and 400ml boiling water in a 1 litre capacity heat proof jug. Whisk with a fork until sugar and gelatine have completely dissolved.

  2. Step 2

    To make the white cream layers, add cup of hot water to a microwave safe bowl, sprinkle with Gelatine Powder. Leave for 5 minutes then microwave for 30 seconds to melt Gelatine
    Powder. In a 1 litre capacity jug, whisk together cream, Gelatine Powder and Vanilla Extract until well combined.

  3. Step 3

    Use a tablespoon measure to add a layer of jelly evenly to four dessert glasses. Depending on glass size, use 1-2 tablespoons. Carefully transfer jelly to fridge to set for about 20 minutes.

  4. Step 4

    Ensure coloured jelly has set before adding white layer. Repeat
    measuring and chilling process for each colour.

Rainbow colours with Queen Food Colour Gel

Red: three drops red

Orange: two drops red, three drops yellow

Yellow: two drops yellow

Green: two drops green

Blue: two drops blue

Tip If it’s cold in your kitchen and white jelly sets between colours, zap it in microwave for 30 seconds to melt. Stir well and make sure it’s cooled before creating a new layer.