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Glowing Candy Corn Vodka Jello Frogs (shots) collage

Glowing Candy Corn Vodka Jello Frogs (shots)

These unsuspecting frog jello shots come to ghostly life under a black light! The quinine in the tonic water causes them to glow with a perfect Halloween eeriness. Any molded shape can be used for these Candy Corn Vodka Tonic shots. Pick your pleasure!
Course Cocktail, Dessert
Cuisine American
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 5 minutes
Total Time 1 hour
Servings 16 recipe yield is 2 cups jello shot liquid
Calories 38kcal
Author Toni Dash


  • ¾ cups of Homemade Candy Corn Vodka
  • 1 ¼ cups Tonic Water
  • ¼ cup cup granulated Sugar
  • 2 envelopes Unflavored Gelatin


  • Prepare clean, dry mold for jello shots by lightly spraying with cooking spray or wiping with a paper towel moistened with vegetable oil . Set aside.
  • Pour the Candy Corn Vodka into a small heatproof mixing bowl or 2 cup (or larger) Pyrex liquid measuring cup. Sprinkle the unflavored gelatin on top of the vodka.
  • In a small saucepan, bring the tonic water to a just to a boil. Pour sugar into the heated tonic water and stir to dissolve the sugar.
  • Pour the tonic-sugar mixture into the vodka-gelatin; stir to combine and ensure gelatin is dissolved.
  • Pour into prepared molds. If making smaller sized jello shots, a funnel may be used to better control the gelled mixture into the molds.
  • Place in the refrigerator until firm. To make the shots glow, display under black lights!


Recipe adapted from Good Cocktails


Calories: 38kcal | Carbohydrates: 3g | Protein: 0g | Fat: 0g | Saturated Fat: 0g | Cholesterol: 0mg | Sodium: 1mg | Sugar: 3g