Jody Tries A Trifle

For a cool summer treat with your iced coffee, try this simple, sweet dessert….

Coffee Brownie Trifle

Ingredients

1 batch of your favorite brownie recipe (13×9 size), cooled, cut into 1/2-inch cubes

1 cup brewed strong coffee (any variety), cooled, divided

1 pkg. (8 oz.) cream cheese, softened

1 cup cold milk

1 pkg. (3.9 oz.) chocolate instant pudding

2 cups thawed whipped topping

1 cup fresh raspberries

Directions

Toss brownie cubes with 1/4 cup coffee

Beat cream cheese and remaining coffee in large bowl with whisk until well blended. Gradually beat in milk. Add dry pudding mix; beat 2 min.  Stir in whipped topping.

Place half the brownies in 3-qt. serving bowl; top with half the pudding mixture. Cover with layers of berries, remaining brownies and remaining pudding mixture. Refrigerate 1 hour. Garnish with additional raspberries before serving if desired.

Enjoy with your favorite cup of coffee or iced coffee!

Jody Victor