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Strawberry Almond Parfait



Strawberry Almond Parfait
Total Preparation Time: 1 hour Number of Servings: 6
Actual Cooking Time:No cooking required Source: California Strawberry Commisssion
Food Groups: Fruits, Grains, Milk & Milk Products
Holiday: July 4th
Meal Type: Dessert
Nutrition Content: Good Source of Calcium
Origin: American
Special Features: Kids Can Help Make It , Kids Love It, Make Ahead , Simple (6 or less ingredients)

Almond extract and amaretti cookies add something extra to this parfait.

Ingredients:

1 package (3.4 ounces) instant vanilla Pudding mix
2 cups fat-free Milk
1/4 teaspoon Almond extract (optional)
2 pint baskets California Strawberries, stemmed and sliced
2 tablespoons Sugar (or to taste)
1 1/2 cups Amaretti (almond cookie) crumbs
Mint sprigs

Preparation:

In bowl, prepare pudding mix with milk as package directs, mixing in the almond extract; cover and refrigerate.

Sweeten strawberries with sugar; spoon about 3 tablespoons into each of six 8-to-10-ounce stemmed glasses.

Layer each with 3 tablespoons cookie crumbs and 1/3 cup pudding. Top with the remaining strawberries and crumbs, dividing equally. Garnish with mint sprigs.


Nutrient Information
Calories: 270
Total Fat: 6 g
Saturated Fat:
Polyunsaturated Fat:
Monounsaturated Fat:
Sodium: 289 mg
Carbohydrates: 50 g
Protein: 8 g
Fiber: 5 g
Vitamin A:
Vitamin C:
Calcium: 102 mg
Iron:

Cook's Notes:

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