easy cranberry dessert
These cute cranberry desserts are the perfect addition to your Christmas dessert table. These mini cranberry trifles are layered in individual glasses to create an individual dessert for each guest at the party. Full of fresh cranberries, angel food cake, pudding, and whipped cream they’re sinfully delicious but cute and easy to make ahead of time. You can use canned cranberries and other pre-packaged items to make these even faster.
Something about cranberries just screams winter time. It makes you want to cozy up by a fire and indulge in something decadent. These little desserts look decadent and fancy but are easy and simple to make. With mini desserts in a glass and dessert shooters being so popular right now these are the perfect addition to your Thanksgiving, Christmas, or holiday party. I hope you enjoy this festive cranberry recipe!
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- Box Angel food cake mix (or premade one from the store)
- Bundt pan to cook angel food cake
- 2 boxes of Angel food cake mix
- Fresh cranberries
- Cool Whip
- Plastic wine glasses or small dessert cups to layer the dessert in (feel free to use real wine glasses if you have enough)
- Optional: edible glitter if you want to add some extra pizazz to the top of your desserts
If you want to make these even faster you could use the store made angel food cake which you can generally find around Christmas time. You can also use a canned cranberry pie filling instead of making your own cranberries. They won’t be quite as good but you could easily whip these up in about 30 minutes or so if you use all pre-made ingredients.
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