Fruit juice adds extra vitamin C to these fun, fat-free snacks. Kids love them!

Source: Parents Magazine


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20 mins
1 hr
1 hr 20 mins
24 (2-inch) stars or 48 squares


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  • In a large bowl stir together flavored and unflavored gelatin; set aside.

  • In a medium saucepan bring the juice to boiling; pour into gelatin mixture in bowl. Stir constantly for several minutes or until completely dissolved. Pour mixture into a 13x9x2-inch baking pan. Chill about 1 hour or until gelatin is set. Use a cookie cutter to cut into star shapes or cut into 1-1/2-inch squares. Makes 24 (2-inch) stars or 48 squares.

Creamy Stars:

Prepare gelatin as above, except use sparkling white grape-flavored gelatin and 3 cups water. When gelatin is dissolved, stir in 1 cup light dairy sour cream. Chill and serve the gelatin as directed.Nutritional Information per star: 57 cal., 1 g total fat, 1 g sat. fat., 3 mg. chol., 36 mg. sodium, 10 g carbo., 2 g pro. Daily Values: 15 vit. A, 2% calcium. Exchanges: 1 Other Carbohydrates

Nutrition Facts

63 calories; carbohydrates 14g; protein 2g; vitamin c 17.1mg; sodium 30mg; iron 0.2mg.