Easy Cappuccino Trifle (Poor Man's Tiramisu)

READY IN: 40mins
Recipe by chef_cmontes

This is a Pampered Chef recipe.....I recently made this for Thanksgiving...my in-laws love anything having to do with coffee, and it was a big hit. Tastes a little like Tiramisu without the liquor flavor. It's really YUMMY!

Top Review by QueenJellyBean

This is wonderful! It is a bit rich so you don't need a huge helping but wonderful none the less! I made it for a dinner party and had only one helping left! I wish I would have taken pictures of it!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cut pound cake into 1-inch cubes; set aside.
  2. In a bowl, whisk milk and instant coffee granules. Let stand 5 minutes or until dissolved.
  3. Pour 1 cup of the milk mixture a measuring cup; set aside. Add pudding mix to remaining milk mixture in.
  4. bowl; whisk until mixture begins to thicken. Gently fold in one container of whipped topping.
  5. To assemble trifle, place 1/3 of the cake cubes into bottom of a bowl. Pour 1/3 of the reserved milk mixture evenly over cake cubes. Top with 1/3 of the pudding mixture, pressing lightly. Grate 1/4 of the chocolate over pudding mixture. Repeat layers 2 more times, reserving the remaining grated. chocolate for garnish.
  6. Reserve 1 cup whipped topping, set aside. Spread remaining whipped topping over entire top of trifle, creating a smooth surface. Decorate by piping rosettes around edge of.
  7. bowl with 1 cup of whipped topping. Grate remaining chocolate in center; sprinkle with cinnamon.
  8. * For best results, refrigerate at least 30 minutes before serving.

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