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From Scratch Pound Cake Trifle

From Scratch Punch Bowl Pound Cake Trifle

This cool cake is very simple to make and very refreshing. From Scratch Punch Bowl Pound Cake Trifle has layer after layer of cake, pudding, whipped cream, and fruit. It makes an easy and elegant dessert recipe.
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword bread pudding, cake, dessert, pound cake, trifle
Prep Time 20 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 14 servings
Calories 102kcal
Author Paula


  • 1 cake pound cake, sponge cake, angel food cake, etc
  • 2-4 ounce boxes instant pudding I used vanilla. Use can substitute any flavor.
  • 4 cups milk for pudding
  • 2 to 3 cups fruit I used strawberries.
  • 8 ounces Cool Whip


  • Make or purchase a standard size cake.
  • Make two 4-ounce packages of instant pudding according to package directions.
  • Wash and slice strawberries.
  • Slice half of the cake into 1-inch slices and place one layer of cake in bottom of a punch bowl or trifle dish.
  • Layer half of the pudding on top of the cake.
  • Top with a layer of fruit.
  • Repeat layers with cake, pudding, and fruit.
  • Place Cool Whip as the top layer and decorate with fruit if desired.
  • Cover and refrigerate until ready to serve.
  • Store in the refrigerator. Cake will last just 1 to 2 days before getting soggy. 


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Calories: 102kcal | Carbohydrates: 16g | Protein: 3g | Fat: 3g | Saturated Fat: 2g | Cholesterol: 10mg | Sodium: 69mg | Potassium: 140mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 13g | Vitamin A: 244IU | Vitamin C: 1mg | Calcium: 98mg | Iron: 1mg