Aug 29, 2021 · Today's Jell-O salads and recipes still have hints of Jell-O molded creations. I miss that ta-da moment when my grandmothers placed the Jell-O dessert on a cake stand for everyone to view and ooh and ahh over. Luckily, there's a resurgence of the fascination with Jell-O and even Jell-O's cousin (aspic) for sweet and savory dishes.