FOUR LAYER DESSERT (BATES)

sallye bates

By
@grandedame

This is a good dish to serve at a buffet and is easy to make

Rating:
★★★★★ 3 votes
Comments:
Serves:
4-6
Prep:
45 Min
Cook:
20 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

see below for each layer

Step-By-Step

1First Layer:
1 cup flour
½ cup chopped nuts
1 stick softened butter
Combine ingredients and press into a 10x13 inch baking dish or pan. Bake at 350 degrees for 20 minutes. Set aside to cool
2Second Layer:
8 ounces softened cream cheese
1 cup powdered sugar
1 cup Cool Whip
Blend ingredients well and spread on top of cooled first layer
3Third Layer:
2 packages (3 oz each) instant pudding mix (any flavor will do)
3 cups cold milk
Mix pudding and milk until thickened and pour over second layer
4Fourth Layer:
Spread the rest of the 9 ounce carton of Cool Whip on top

Garnish as desired (chocolate curls & chipped nuts look nice)
5Optional Fifth Layer:

Thinly slice 2 ripe bananas and layer over third layer before spreading Fourth Layer (Cool Whip)

Note: To keep bananas from turning brown, you can sprinkle them with a little lemon juice
6ENJOY!!

About this Recipe

Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy