Jerry's Dessert

1
MaryAnn Whitbeck

By
@madmaw

This was my brother's favorite dessert when we were growing up, so my mom made it often. It is so easy and everyone I make it for loves it.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
6-8
Prep:
30 Min
Method:
No-Cook or Other

Ingredients

  • 2 c
    crushed vanilla wafers
  • 1/4 stick
    butter, melted
  • 1 can(s)
    sweetened condensed milk
  • 2
    lemons juiced, fresh
  • 1/2 Tbsp
    lemon zest, grated
  • 1/2 pt
    whipping cream, whipped
  • 1 Tbsp
    sugar
  • 1/2 c
    chopped walnuts or pecans

How to Make Jerry's Dessert

Step-by-Step

  1. Melt butter in an 8 inch square cake pan. Stir in 1 1/2 cup vanilla wafer crumbs until well blended and pat down to create a crust. Set aside.
  2. Combine the milk, the lemon juice and the zest until well blended. Pour over crust.
  3. Whip the cream and sugar until stiff and top the lemon mixture. Sprinkle the remaining crumbs and nuts over the top and refrigerate overnight. This serves 6-8 people.

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About Jerry's Dessert

Course/Dish: Other Desserts
Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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