Strawberry Cream Dessert


This is a wonderful light (not low calorie) dessert.  I love strawberries and so does my husband.  If it has strawberries, he'll eat it.  This dessert is extremely ease and like all Taste of Home recipes it's tried and true.  If you also like strawberry desserts this one is for you!
Prep: 20 min. + chilling
Yield: 12-15 Servings 20

Ingredients:
2 1/4 cups graham cracker crumbs (about 36 squares)
6 T. sugar
10 T. butter, melted
1 pkg. (8 ozs.) Cream Cheese, softened
1 C. confectioner's sugar
2 cartons (one 16 ounce and one 8 ounce) frozen whipped topping, thawed, divided
1 pkg. (3 ounces) strawberry gelatin
1/2 C. boiling water
1 C. (8 ounces) strawberry yogurt

Topping:
2 tablespoons graham cracker crumbs
1-1/2 teaspoons sugar
1-1/2 teaspoons butter, melted
                        Directions:
                        1. In a large bowl, combine the cracker crumbs, sugar and butter. Press into an ungreased 13-in. x 9-in. dish. Refrigerate for 15 minutes.
                        2. Meanwhile, in a small bowl, beat cream cheese and confectioners' sugar until smooth. Stir in 1 cup whipped topping. Spread over the prepared crust.
                        3. In a large bowl, dissolve gelatin in boiling water. Stir in yogurt and 6 cups of whipped topping until blended. Pour over cream cheese layer. Refrigerate for 1 hour.
                        4. Spread remaining whipped topping over strawberry layer. Cover and refrigerate overnight. Just before serving, combine topping ingredients; sprinkle over whipped topping. Yield12-15 servings.
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