5-Minute Patriotic Berry Trifle—No Baking Required!

Are you looking for a last minute, show-stopping dessert with patriotic flair for this weekend? How about one that uses in-season fruit and easy-to-find ingredients, and doesn't require you to turn on the stove? Well you are in the right place: Try my delicious red, white and blue summer berry trifle.


Patriotic Berry Trifle

  • Serves 8-10
  • Prep time: 5 minutes


  • 2 angel food cakes, cut into 1” chunks
  • 1-2 jars strawberry preserves
  • 4 boxes instant vanilla pudding
  • 1-2 pints blueberries


  • Prepare the pudding according to package directions.
  • In a trifle dish, spread a layer of 1/4th of the pudding. Top with angel food cake chunks and then top with a layer of the ½ of strawberry preserves.
  • Top with angel food cake, and then a layer of another 1/4th of the pudding. Top with ½ of the blueberries, then another layer of angel food cake.
  • Top with 1/4th of the pudding, then remaining half of strawberry preserves. Top with another layer of the cake and the remaining pudding.
  • Arrange remaining blueberries in a start formation, then lightly cover and chill 1 hour before serving.
5 Minute No-Bake Patriotic Berry Trifle

You know what's awesome? When you're super-excited to meet someone and she turns out to be just as smart and sweet and chic as you hoped she'd be. That's Danai Gurira, whom you might know as Michonne on The Walking Dead! Tune into @abcthechew tomorrow to see us have some fun in the kitchen! #twd #thechew #fanboy

around the web