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Here’s a great recipe that is easy to make and perfect for 4th of July BBQs and potlucks. Yes, the recipe is a traditional British dessert, but when better to devour English food than when celebrating our independence from them?

Red, White and Blue Trifle:

1 cup heavy cream
1/2 teaspoon vanilla
1 tablespoon sugar

Beat in a chilled bowl until heavy peaks are formed. Set aside.

Aren't Fresh Berries the Best. Yum!

Fruit Mixture:

2 quarts strawberries
3 tablespoons amaretto
3 tablespoons sugar

Slice strawberries add amaretto and sugar, set aside

1 1/2 pounds blueberries
3 tablespoons amaretto
3 tablespoons sugar

Mix together and set aside.

2 -8oz cream cheese
2 cups powdered sugar
1 cup sour cream
1/2 teaspoon vanilla
1/4 teaspoon almond extract

Beat together until smooth, add whipped cream. Mix well.

1 angel food cake

Crumble cake into the the cream cheese/cream mixture and mix well.

Layer Dessert starting with strawberries, cake mixture, blueberries, cake mixture, strawberries. Chill for a few hours.

This is not a dessert that can be made too far in advance because it gets mushy. It’s still delish, but not as pretty.

Beautiful, Patriotic and Delicious.

Red, White and Blue Trifle


Comments on: "Let’s Hear It for the Red, White and Blue Trifle!" (3)

  1. Madison Woods said:

    That looks delicious!

  2. This looks amazing!
    Please stop by and say hi!

  3. I’m starving now! Looks wonderful.

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