This Cherry Vanilla Chip Parfait is an easy but romantic dessert I wanted to share with you just in time for Valentine’s Day. It is sweet, beautiful and surprisingly easy to whip up. You could impress your Valentine’s Day dinner guests with this scrumptious desert or treat yourself – it really is that good!
- 1 Cherry Chip Cake Mix, Prepared as Cupcakes
- 2 Cups Whipping Cream
- ¾ Cup Powdered Sugar
- 1 tsp Vanilla Extract
- 1 Jar Maraschino Cherries, juice reserved
Prepare cake mix as directed, making cupcakes.
Pour whipping cream, powdered sugar, 2 tbsp cherry juice, and vanilla in large mixing bowl. Beat with electric mixer on high speed until stiff peaks form.
Crumble half of one cupcake into the bottom of a jelly jar or parfait cup. Top with three cherries. Spoon a dollop of whipped cream over cherries, repeat until you reach the top of the dish. Garnish with additional whipped cream, sprinkles, and a cherry.