Easy no-bake Christmas dessert trifle with gingerbread pudding, dream whip, and vanilla cookie layers. A great last-minute dessert for those holiday gatherings.
1 pkg. (102 grams) instant vanilla pudding mix
1 ½ cup milk
¼ c fancy molasses
1 tsp. ginger
1 tsp. cinnamon
½ tsp. clove
1 pkg. of dream whip topping *prepared according to instructions
1 box (180 grams) nilla wafers, cut in half
Christmas sprinkles *I used Merry & Bright by Sprinkle Pop
In the bowl of a stand mixer combine the instant vanilla pudding mix, milk, fancy molasses, ginger, cinnamon, and clove and mix on medium for 3 minutes. Put in the refrigerator for 10 minutes to chill and firm up slightly.
While the pudding is chilling prepare the dream whip according to package instructions.
In a trifle bowl place, ⅓ of the nilla wafers in the bottom and generously sprinkle with festive sprinkles.
Add ⅓ of the dream whip and spread evenly on top of the nilla wafers and sprinkles.
Add ⅓ of the gingerbread pudding and spread evenly on top of the dream whip.
Repeat steps 3-5 until ingredients are done or the trifle bowl is full.
Top with remaining nilla wafers and sprinkles. Enjoy!
- Prep Time: 10 Min
- Cook Time: 10 Min
- Category: Cakes
- Method: Baking
- Cuisine: American
- Serving Size: 1 Portion
- Calories: 219
- Sugar: 31 Grams
- Sodium: 299 Miligrams
- Fat: 5 Grams
- Saturated Fat: 2 Grams
- Unsaturated Fat: 2 Grams
- Trans Fat: 0 Grams
- Carbohydrates: 40 Grams
- Fiber: 1 Gram
- Protein: 2 Grams
- Cholesterol: 1 Miligrams
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