Practically Perfect Berry Parfaits


  • Makes6 to 6 servings

These parfaits are yummy and healthy!


  • 1 1/2 cups vanilla or your favourite fruit yogurt

  • 1/2 cup 35% cream, whipped until thickened

  • 1/2 pound cake, cut into 1/2-in. cubes

  • 3 cups fresh strawberries, blueberries, raspberries or a mixture


  • In a bowl, stir together the yogurt and whipped cream. Have everything else ready in separate bowls. Pick out and set aside the 6 best berries.

  • In 6 parfait glasses (or any other dessert dish) layer the ingredients as follows: first some cake cubes, then some berries and, finally, a dollop of yogurt mixture. Repeat the layers to use all the remaining ingredients. Top each parfait with one of the reserved berries. Refrigerate for one hour or until ready to serve.

This article was originally published on Jun 01, 2008

Weekly Newsletter

Keep up with your baby's development, get the latest parenting content and receive special offers from our partners

I understand that I may withdraw my consent at any time.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.