1(12 - 16 ounces)pound cake, ready to eat,
2pintsfresh blackberries or blueberries,
1cupTexas on the Plate Port Wine Glaze,
8ouncesH-E-B Cream Cheese, softened,
1/2cupDomino Granulated Sugar,
2cupsH-E-B Heavy Whipping Cream, chilled,
1teaspoonMorton & Bassett Vanilla Extract,
1Wash and drain berries. Slice strawberries thinly and remove stems; toss berries with 1/4 cup sugar and set aside 15 minutes. Cut cake into 1/2-inch cubes and set aside.
2For filling, measure 1 3/4 cup whipping cream into a medium-size mixing bowl; beat with an electric mixer on High until stiff. Beat remaining 1/4 cup whipping cream in a separate bowl with cream cheese, sugar, and vanilla until smooth. Stir whipped cream into cream cheese mixture gently and gradually until blended.
3Arrange one half of cake cubes over bottom of a large clear bowl or dish. Pour juice from strawberries into a small bowl; stir in glaze. Drizzle 1/2 cup glaze mixture evenly over cake cubes. Layer one half of all berries over cake. Spoon cream mixture over berries; spread to edges of dish.
4Set aside about 1 cup of mixed berries to decorate top of dessert. Repeat step 3 to layer remaining ingredients. Top with reserved berries and refrigerate until chilled thoroughly. Spoon trifle into dessert bowls and serve. Alternative Trifle Filling: Whisk 2 cups cold milk with 1 large (5.1 ounces) box vanilla instant pudding; gently stir in one 8-ounce carton of frozen whipped topping. (These alternative directions replace step 2 and filling ingredients listed in the recipe, if desired.)
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