This Is The Most Popular Flavor Of Jell-O

Jell-O is, without a doubt, a simple yet effective sweet treat. According to Healthline, this popular dessert has been winning Americans over since 1897. Phew.  What really works to its advantage is the fact that this dessert is low-calorie and can be easily incorporated into your diet if you're health-conscious and want to avoid taking in too many calories. What gives Jell-O its distinct texture? It is something called gelatin, an ingredient that is derived from animal collagen and can be used in a variety of dishes. Whether you prefer downing Jell-O shots or simply having it with freshly cut fruit, there are plenty of options available for you to make the most of it. 

A Reddit post waxed eloquent about the advantages of Jell-O if you're on a ketogenic diet and are looking for a suitable option. The post recommends a clever Jell-O hack. Basically, you can use it in a peanut butter and jelly milkshake or for an extra kick that will make a smoothie taste incredible without packing on extra calories. It's also a quick fix if you've run out of fruit and want a little more flavor. Add a bit of Jell-O with the rest of the ingredients in your blender and you'll have a refreshing drink with a great texture. 

There are plenty of Jell-O flavors to choose from: cherry, lime, orange, mango, and more. In case you've wondered which is the most popular flavor, though, we have an answer for you.

Strawberry wins this round

While the possibilities are endless. according to Reference, the undisputed winner at the moment is strawberry. That said, the red flavors have always been a popular choice, and options like raspberry and cherry are celebrated too. Another flavor that is much-loved is lime. 

Wondering what you can do with strawberry Jell-O? Well, you have several choices. If you're feeling a bit adventurous, you could go ahead and mix strawberry and blue raspberry Jell-O for a bit of a surprise. According to a Reddit poster, they use this combination while making Jell-O at home and prepare two packs to make their dessert last much longer. Another commenter recommended combining strawberry and lemon. Give it a shot the next time you're making a batch of Jell-O at home. Or go ahead and make a strawberry Jell-O poke cake that you can enjoy for days, assuming you can manage not to eat it all at once.