cherry trifle dessert on a serving plate

Heaven on Earth Cake

Heaven on Earth Cake with delicious layers of angel cake, sour cream pudding, cherry pie filling, whipped topping, and almonds. Creamy and decadent, this cherry trifle is a sure crowd pleaser!

Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword cherry trifle
Prep Time 20 minutes
Total Time 5 hours 20 minutes
Servings 9
Calories 331 kcal
Author Lalaine


  • 1 box Angel food cake or 1 prepared Angel Food Cake
  • 1 package (3.4 ounces) instant vanilla pudding
  • 1 1/2 cups milk
  • 1 cup sour cream
  • 1 can (21 ounces) cherry pie filling
  • 1 tub (8 ounces) Cool Whip
  • 1 tablespoon almond slivers, toasted


  1. Bake angel food cake according to package's directions. Allow to cool and cut into cubes.
  2. In a bowl, combine pudding mix, milk, and sour cream and beat until smooth. Set aside.
  3. In a 9x13 baking dish, arrange 1/2 of cake cubes in a layer.

  4. Spoon 2/3 of cherry pie filling over cake. 

  5. Place the remaining 1/2 of the cake on top of pie filling.

  6.  Spoon pudding over cake and spread evenly.

  7. Spoon and spread whipped topping over pudding layer.
  8. Garnish cake with the remaining pie filling and toasted almonds. Chill for about 4 to 5 hours.
Nutrition Facts
Heaven on Earth Cake
Amount Per Serving (9 g)
Calories 331 Calories from Fat 72
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 8g 12%
Saturated Fat 4g 20%
Cholesterol 21mg 7%
Sodium 329mg 14%
Potassium 245mg 7%
Total Carbohydrates 59g 20%
Sugars 26g
Protein 5g 10%
Vitamin A 8.1%
Vitamin C 3.2%
Calcium 14.3%
Iron 1.8%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.