Saturday, October 17, 2009
RED WHITE & BLUEBERRY TRIFLE
3 containers (8 oz each) blended strawberry yogurt
1 pkg (3.4 oz) white chocolate instant pudding and pie filling
2 cups thawed frozen whipped topping, divided
1 prepared angel food cake (13 oz)
1 qt. fresh strawberries
3 cups blueberries
1 container (16 oz) frozen sliced strawberries in syrup, thawed
1. Cut cake into 1-in. cubes; set aside. Hull fresh strawberries and cut into quarters. Set aside ½ cup of the strawberries and ½ cup of the blueberries for garnish. In Bowl, combine remaining fresh and frozen strawberries; mix well. Juice lemon to measure 2 tbsp juice.
2. In Bowl, whisk yogurt, pudding mix and lemon juice until smooth; immediately fold in 1 cup of the whipped topping.
3. To assemble trifle, place one-third of the cake cubes into Trifle Bowl. Top with one-third of the strawberry mixture and one-third of the blueberries, pressing down lightly. Top with one-third of the yogurt mixture, spreading evenly. Repeat layers two times, spreading last layer evenlyto create a flat surface.
4. To garnish, Pipe remaining whipped topping over top of trifle; garnish with reserved strawberries and blueberries. Refrigerate until ready to serve.
*Cheesecake pudding and pie filling or vanilla pudding and pie filling can be substituted for the white chocolate pudding, if desired. If using vanilla pudding, add 6-8 drops of red food coloring for a pinker color, if desired.