Sunday, December 16, 2012

The Sunday Yummy

Chocolate Peppermint Trifle

 A simple no bake Christmas yummy.
I love love love anything peppermint and chocolate. 
Enjoy!

Cake: 
Store bought chocolate pound cake cut in to 1 inch cubes

Chocolate filling: 
1 (3.9 oz) package instant Chocolate pudding
1 1/2 cups whole milk
1 1/2 cups heavy cream
Peppermint baking chips

Whipped Cream:  
2 cups heavy cream
2 tablespoons powdered sugar
For garnish:
2 Peppermint candy, crushed
1 tablespoon semi-sweet baking chocolate, shaved

Directions:
Whip chocolate pudding mix with milk until soft set.
In a second bowl whip cream until it is in soft peaks.
Fold cream into the pudding until incorporated.
Fold in the peppermint chips to the mixture.

In a separate bowl, whip cream and powdered sugar until soft peaks form. 


 Assembly:
Line the bottom of the trifle bowl with 1/3 of the cake cubes
Add 1/2 of the pudding mixture 
Add 1/3 of the whipped cream 
2nd layer in the same pattern 
Add the last of the cake cubes
Final layer is the remaining layer of whipped cream 
Then garnish with the crushed mints and shaved chocolate


1 comment:

Abbie Mcgeek said...

found you on FB... this sounds amazeballs!!! :0)