FOUR LAYER DESSERT (BATES)

sallye bates

By
@grandedame

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


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Serves:

4-6

Prep:

45 Min

Cook:

20 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

see below for each layer

Directions Step-By-Step

1
First 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
2
Second 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
3
Third 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
4
Fourth Layer:
Spread the rest of the 9 ounce carton of Cool Whip on top

Garnish as desired (chocolate curls & chipped nuts look nice)
5
Optional 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
6
ENJOY!!

About this Recipe

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