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Jello 123

dcrf Sep 10, 2010 10:29 PM

Any body remember it You added hot water and it seperated in to 3 layers My wife says Im on the pipe.

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    JRicher RE: dcrf Sep 11, 2010 12:47 AM

    I remember that stuff. A quick google image search will bring up plenty of evidence to prove your sanity. :)

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      HillJ RE: dcrf Sep 11, 2010 10:40 AM

      Oh you're not on the pipe, dcrf! Jello 123 was my mother's go to "dessert" for years when we were kids. Working moms loved this kind of box mix in the early 70's!
      Looked pretty in the glass!

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        occula RE: dcrf Sep 13, 2010 10:24 AM

        I only know it from the Kids in the Hall 'salty ham' sketch, but I'm pleased to learn it's real!

        1. Samalicious RE: dcrf Sep 13, 2010 12:14 PM

          . Mom made that in plastic parfait glasses. Classy. ;)

          1. mrbigshotno.1 RE: dcrf Sep 14, 2010 08:54 AM

            Nice place I worked in back in the mid '70's we would make it in a tall collins glass and tip the glass about 25* and let it set up. After it was set we would fill the rest with regular jello standing up straight, whipped cream on top. They looked great on the dessert cart and sold well.

            1. meatn3 RE: dcrf Sep 14, 2010 05:45 PM

              These were considered fairly fancy back in the day!

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