Lightened Almond Pound Cake Trifle Recipe

Our classic Absolutely Almond Pound Cake prepared as a trifle makes an easy and light dessert – perfect for parties!
  • Prep time: 10 minutes
  • Chill/Cook time: 50 minutes
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  • Servings: 10-12

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  • 1 cup water
  • ¾ cup applesauce
  • 1 oz. pkg. instant sugar-free vanilla pudding mix
  • 1½ cups skim milk
  • 8 oz. sugar-free non-dairy whipped topping, thawed
  • 2 cups hulled and sliced fresh strawberries
  • 2 cups fresh blueberries
  • Plus more berries for garnish

cooking methods

  • Bake


Combine first 3 ingredients; stir to blend. Pour batter into a greased 9 x 5 loaf pan; bake as directed on the package. Cool completely; cube. Combine pudding and milk, whisk 2 minutes; fold in whipped topping. Layer cake cubes, pudding mixture and berries in a clear glass bowl or individual trifle bowls. Cover; chill 1 hour. Garnish with additional berries. Serves 10-12.

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Light and delicious I’ve served this several times over the summer holidays. Everyone went back for seconds and no one knew it was a lightened up version.
Date published: 2021-11-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Amazing Trifle I have made this desert and taken it to several events. It get rave reviews from everyone! It is so easy to make. If you don't want to make it low calorie you can just use the box instructions and it is just as good!
Date published: 2020-11-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Delicious!!! Hostess made this for a party last night! It was not just beautiful, it was so tasty and everyone raved about it!
Date published: 2017-06-23
Rated 4 out of 5 by from lightened almond pound cake trifle YUMMY! Can you provide the Weight Watchers Smart Point value per slice?
Date published: 2017-01-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best desert treat ever!!! I love this because it is so yummy and light. Such a rewarding way to end a meal.
Date published: 2016-04-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Hit of the party! Delicious! It was the hit of the party! Everybody loved it!
Date published: 2016-04-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from GO-TO Dessert This is the easiest and prettiest dessert! Everyone raves about it!
Date published: 2016-04-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent always a hit My family and guests absolutely love my daughter to make the almond trifle none is ever left. I made one once and it didn't look as pretty as hers but it too was gone within 20 minutes. We love it. Eaten to quickly to take a picture.
Date published: 2015-08-30
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