Star-Spangled Blueberry Parfaits

Prep Time: 
25 minutes
Number of Servings: 
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  • 1 loaf (10 3/4 oz) frozen low-fat pound cake
  • 1/4 cup red currant jelly or other red fruit jam
  • 2 containers (6 oz each) low-fat vanilla yogurt
  • 2 cups fresh blueberries


  1. Using a serrated knife, cut 14 slices (1/4-inch thick) from the pound cake. Return the remaining cake to the freezer for another use. Spread 7 of the slices with jelly. Top with plain slices. Trim off and discard crusts.
  2. Using a 11/4-inch star cookie cutter, cut a star from four of the pound cake sandwiches. Set stars aside.
  3. Cut sandwich trimmings and remaining whole sandwiches into 3/4-inch squares.
  4. Into four 8-ounce parfait or wine glasses, place half the cake squares, half the blueberries, and 11/2 containers yogurt, dividing equally. Top with the remaining cake squares and blueberries.
  5. Spoon dollops of the remaining yogurt on top of each parfait. Top each with a star and serve.


Add any other desired berries to top for more color.