Patriotic Trifle


submitted by hsmommy {1 Recipe}

  • Prep Time:
    20 Mins
  • Cook Time:
  • Total Prep + Cook Time:
    20 Mins
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Patriotic Trifle

Makes: 8 servings

Description: A festive easy to prepare trifle. My family loves it and requests it for all Patriotic Holidays! You will need a 16 cup trifle bowl or glass bowl.

16 oz.  pound cake, cut in one inch cubes
1/4 cup  orange juice
1 pound  strawberries
1 pound  blueberries
1/4 cup  sugar
2 cups  cold milk
1 (3.4 oz.) pkg  French Vanilla or Vanilla Instant Pudding
2 cups  Cool Whip

Instructions: Cut pound cake into 1" slices and cut each slice into 1" cubes. Place cubes in bottom of bowl. Drizzle orange juice over cake and set aside. Remove 2 cups of smallest strawberries and/or blueberries and reserve for garnish. Puree remaining strawberries in a blender or food processor and add sugar. Pour pureed strawberries over cake. Prepare instant pudding and pour over strawberries. Top with blueberries. Spread whipped topping over blueberries making sure topping meets edges of bowl. Garnish with reserved fruit. Cover and refrigerate for at least 4 hours and up to 12 hours before serving.

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Author image by ALWestrick | GARDNER, KS    
Jun 25, 2018

Looks perfect for a 4th of July celebration - can't wait to surprise the family with this creation.

Author image by rcdellabough | Lebanon, NH    
Sep 09, 2016

Looks delicous

Author image by Ashleysunnie | Myrtle Creek, OR    
Jul 11, 2016

Looks so yummy!😋

Oct 23, 2012


Author image by sasamome | Detroit, MI    
Jul 14, 2012

This is so good it makes you want to spack your mama,lol

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