Grab a spoon and get ready to dive into this creamy Lemon Mousse. It is so easy to whip up and is great topped with berries and crumbled Walkers Shortbread cookies.
4th of July. Time for picnics, parades and fireworks.
Celebrate this 4th of July with this festive red, white and blue Lemon Mousse Berry Parfaits. You can easily make this in a large trifle serving bowl, or I like to make them in individual mason jars. Making them in mason jars, you can keep them covered and refrigerated until ready to serve. If you are heading to a picnic, they’ll stay cool in the cooler until you are ready to take them out. Using mason jars make them easy, portable desserts.
If you are entertaining, a fun way to serve dessert to your guests is fill up a large metal bucket with ice, and place the mason jars in the ice to keep cool. Everyone can grab a mason jar when they are ready to enjoy this yummy dessert.
This Lemon Mousse is super easy to make. Simply mix cream cheese, condensed milk, fresh lemon juice and lemon zest together until creamy. Fold in some whipped cream, cover and chill for about 30 minutes before assembling.
Once you have the base of this dessert made, you are ready to assemble. You can use whatever you have on hand to customize these parfaits. I like to use crushed Walkers Shortbread cookies, strawberries and blueberries. Lemon with shortbread is a great combination. The fresh berries add another delicious layer for a simple a refreshing summertime dessert!Print