Low Fat Dessert Recipe – Chocolate Banana Trifle


by Lee Davenport

People are becoming more health conscious today and that constitutes eating low fat foods in general. People do not feel that a meal is complete without desserts and that’s the reason we are featuring one of the low fat dessert recipes today.

Chocolate-Banana Trifle: All the ingredients here are low-fat but still this low fat dessert recipe offers lots of flavor and fun. You can prepare and cook it within 45 minutes.

Ingredients for Chocolate Banana Trifle low fat dessert recipe:

2/3 cup sugar
2/3 cup evaporated fat free milk
3 table spoon unsweetened cocoa
1 table spoon cornstarch
1/4 cup Kahlua (coffee flavored liqueur)
2 cups sliced bananas, divided
2 table spoon lemon juice
16 ounce angel food cake (cut into 1 inch cubes)
2 (1.4 ounce) English Toffee candy bars, chopped (such as Heath or Skor bars)
3 cups skim milk
3 (3.4 ounce) pkgs. vanilla instant pudding mix (not sugar free)
12 ounce container reduced calorie whipped topping, thawed and divided

10 Easy Steps in Preparing This Low Fat Dessert Recipe:

Combine sugar, evaporated milk, cocoa and cornstarch in saucepan.
Bring to a boil. Cook until sugar is dissolved and mixture is thick (about 3 minutes) stirring frequently.
Remove from heat; stir in Kahlua and cool.
Combine slices bananas with lemon juice and set aside.
Combine chocolate mixture and cake in a large bowl; stir in chopped candy bars, reserving 1 table spoon for topping and set aside.
Beat 3 cups milk and pudding mix at medium speed until well blended. Stir in cake mixture. Cover; chill 15 minutes.
Spoon half of cake mixture into trifle dish or bowl.
Arrange 1 cup of bananas evenly over cake mixture; top with half of whipped topping.
Repeat layers; ending with whipped topping.
Sprinkle with reserved 1 table spoon chopped candy bars. Chill for 1 hour and it is ready to serve.

Try this fun and low fat dessert recipe, your family will love it even more knowing it is healthy! You can prove to them that even low fat dessert recipes can be very yummy and tasty! Spoil them with this “Chocolate Banana Trifle”; this is as close as coming to perfect because there are no additives used. Making the effort to eat healthy is a wise move in maintaining the overall health.