- 1 package (8 ounces) cream cheese, softened
- 2 cups cold milk
- 2 teaspoons almond extract
- 1 package (3.4 ounces) instant cheesecake or vanilla pudding mix
- 1 carton (8 ounces) frozen whipped topping, thawed, divided
- 2 cups sliced fresh strawberries
- 1 carton (13-1/2 ounces) strawberry glaze
- 1 loaf (10-3/4 ounces) frozen pound cake, thawed and cubed
- 1/4 cup slivered almonds, toasted
- In a large mixing bowl, beat cream cheese until smooth. Gradually beat in milk and extract. Whisk in pudding mix. Fold in 2 cups whipped topping.
- In a small bowl, gently combine strawberries and glaze. In a 3-qt. trifle bowl, layer half of the cake cubes, pudding mixture and strawberry mixture. Repeat layers. Garnish with remaining whipped topping. Refrigerate until serving. Sprinkle with almonds just before serving. Yield: 12 servings.
Reviews forStrawberry Shortcake Trifle
"I have tried many different Trifle recipes and I must say that this is to die for. Using the creamcheese pudding mix gives it that extra kick. My search is over, this is the one."