Pistachio Dream Cake -- Quad-Cities Online Recipe Book
Search Recipes

Submit a recipe
 

Desserts:

Pistachio Dream Cake

Comment on this recipe

This sugar-free dessert has a uniquely pistachio taste and is so colorful at Christmas.

Ingredients

1 box (18-1/4 ounces) light yellow cake mix
1 box (1 ounce) instant sugar-free pistachio pudding mix
1 container (8 ounces) nonfat plain yogurt
3 egg whites
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 cup diet lemon-lime soda
Frosting
1-1/3 cups skim milk
1 package (1 ounce) instant sugar-free pistachio pudding mix
2 cups light whipped topping

Instructions

In a mixing bowl, combine dry cake and pudding mixes, yogurt, egg whites and vanilla. Beat on low speed for 1 minute. Gradually beat in lemon-lime soda. Pour into a 13x9-inch baking pan coated with nonstick cooking spray. Bake at 350 degrees for 20-25 minutes or until a wooden pick inserted near center comes out clean. Cool. To make frosting, combine milk, and dry pudding. Beat on low 2 minutes. Fold in whipped topping. Spread over cake. Store in refrigerator.

Pat Majeski
Prophetstown



Local events heading








  Today is Sunday, April 20, the 110th day of 2014. There are 255 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: The attention of contractors is called to proposals for building a magazine. The building is to be erected on the south side of the island, above the railroad, nearly opposite Sinnit's ice houses.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Ladies patent leather tip shoes were selling for $3 at the M & K store, and men's spring overcoats were advertised at $7.50.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Fred Feuchter, of Davenport, was elected president of the Tri-City Post Office Clerks club, and Joe Goldsmith, of Rock Island, was named secretary treasurer.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Mass vaccination of more than 1,600 employed of the Rock Island Arsenal has been ordered by Col. Norman Ramsey after a 13-year-old daughter of the Arsenal manager became ill with smallpox.
1964 -- 50 years ago: The 1964 Scout-O-Rama of the Sac-Fox Council of Boy Scouts closed a two-day session last evening at the Rock Island Armory with 5,000 paid attendance.
1989 -- 25 years ago: "From the horse and buggy days ... to this" said Mercer County Sheriff Marvin Thirtyacre, waving his hand to indicate the sheriff's department facilities at the new $1.5 million Mercer County Jail in Aledo.




(More History)