Jello Eggs in a Basket

Total Time
1hr 30mins
Prep 30 mins
Cook 1 hr

When the Jello egg mold came out years ago, I had the ambition to create this for my then 5 yr old. While this is not culinary magic or challenging, it is very cute for the short people who love the Easter Bunny.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Your will also need: Jello eggs--2 sets---follow instructions on box and use the free mold.
  2. Use various colors and flavors.
  3. Make Jello eggs per instructions that come with the mold.
  4. Chill overnight.
  5. Mix coconut, in a ziploc, with 1 drop green food color.
  6. Shake to bits-- if not happy with grass green color,add 1 drop and shake till pleased with results!
  7. Spread Cool Whip thickly over the edges of a plastic or glass bowl.
  8. Sprinkle green coconut over Cool Whip.
  9. Add chilled, jelled eggs at last minute before serving--kids love it!


Most Helpful

Join the Conversation

  • all
  • reviews
  • tweaks
  • q & a