Strawberry Shortcake Squares

Chris T.


This is a recipe I grabbed in the grocery store near the Jello puddings display...I believe it is on also. It is not your typical shortcake but it is REALLY good and easy to make. I like to make it the night before so I can just grab it the next day and's been a big hit at barbeques and family gatherings.

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16-24 Servings Total time:3 hours 15 minutes(includes refrigerating)


vanilla wafers,divided
1/4 c
5 Tbsp
butter, melted
2 1/2 c
cold milk
2 pkg
(4 serving size) instant vanilla pudding
1 1/2 c
cool whip (that is 1/2 of an 8 oz tub)
3 c


1Crush 40 Vanilla wafers and mix with 3 tablespoons of the sugar and the melted butter until well blended.
2Press firmly into 13x9 baking pan and set aside.
3Pour milk into large bowl and add pedding mixes. Beat with whisk for 2 minutes or until well blended.
4Gently stir(fold) in Cool whip.
5Spread HALF of the pudding mixture over the crust.
6Top with remaining 24 vanilla wafers(whole not crushed).
7Spread remaining pudding mixture over the wafers.
8Refrigerate at least 3 hours.
9Meanwhile toss sliced strawberries with remaining 1 tablespoon of sugar. Cover and refrigerate until ready to serve.
10Cut into 16-24 squares and serve each topped with about 2 tablespoons of the sweetened strawberries. Refrigerate any leftover.

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