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Parfait Recipes

Updated on February 14, 2016
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Jaynie is a whiz the kitchen She's a great baker but a far better chef, w/ expertise in making gourmet sandwiches and high-end entrees.

Quick and Easy, Light and Fluffy - Delicious!

I've never met anyone that didn't love a good parfait. They make the perfect dessert for people that don't have a lot of time to spend in the kitchen yet they taste so decadent!

S'mores Parfait

Crush graham crackers with a rolling pin on waxed paper. Sprinkle about 2 - 3 tablespoons of crushed crackers into bottom of parfait glass. Top with chocolate pudding (about 1/5 of glass). Add either mini-marshmallows or marshmallow fluff - your preference - (about 1/5). Repeat the steps, ending with a final layer of chocolate pudding and mini chocolate chips on top. Sprinkle with scant amount of crushed graham crackers.

S'mores parfait
S'mores parfait

Strawberry Shortcake Parfait

Cut pound cake into bite sized chunks and place a few chunks in bottom of parfait glass. Top with Vanilla pudding followed by layer of strawberries. Add layer of whipped cream and repeat the steps. Top with fresh berries. Enjoy!

Strawberry shortcake parfait
Strawberry shortcake parfait

Cookies and Cream Parfait

You can use your favorite cookies in this recipe. Chocolate chip, thin mints, ginger snaps and snicker doodles make particularly choices. Crush cookies using rolling pin on waxed paper. Place layer of crushed cookies on bottom of glass. Top with chocolate or vanilla pudding and a layer of whipped cream. Next, add a few cookie chunks, topped with more pudding and whipped cream Sprinkle scant layer of crushed cookies on top.

Cookies and cream parfait
Cookies and cream parfait

Berry Parfait

This is a great recipe if you're looking to keep it simple and healthy. It's as simple as alternating layers of whipped cream and fresh berries. Strawberries, raspberries, blackberries, and blueberries make the perfect parfait fruits.

Berry Parfaits
Berry Parfaits

Yogurt Parfaits

Start with a layer of vanilla yogurt, followed by fresh berries of preference. This parfait with fresh raspberries and chocolate chunks alternating with vanilla yogurt is delightful. Top with crushed pecans or walnuts.

Yogurt Parfaits
Yogurt Parfaits
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Graham Crackers
Fresh berries
Whipped cream
Banana Cream
Chocolate Chips
Pound cake

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    • norlawrence profile image

      Norma Lawrence 12 months ago from California

      Your parfaits look delicious. Well have to try some. Thanks for share