|Black cherry flavored dietetic carbonated beverage||12 Ounce|
|Unflavored gelatin envelope||5 Teaspoon|
|Red food coloring||5 Drop|
Boil 1 cup beverage until bubbles are gone.
Soften gelatin in remaining beverage, then stir into hot beverage.
Add food coloring and stir well.
Refrigerate till mixture is thickened.
Put sticks into apples and dip into gelatin mixture.
Place in freezer.
Dip every 15 minutes and return to freezer.
After 6 coats, transfer to shallow pan lined with wax paper.
Chill leftover gelatin for dessert.