Sunny Lemon Fruit Bites
- 20 - 24 servings
- CHILL TIME
- 2 Hr
- COOK TIME
- 15 Min
- READY IN
- 2 Hr 15 Min
Weather looking gloomy? Take a bite of our Sunny Lemon Fruit Bites, 'cause their fresh lemon flavor is like a ray of sunshine.
What You'll Need:
4 cups finely crushed toasted rice cereal
cup (1 stick) butter, melted
1 (4-serving) package lemon pie filling, prepared according to the package directions (see Note)
1 (14-ounce) can sweetened condensed milk
2 (15 -ounce) cans fruit cocktail, drained
1 tablespoon grated lemon rind
1 (8-ounce) container frozen whipped topping, thawed
What To Do:
Preheat oven to 300 degrees F.
In a large bowl, combine cereal, butter, and sugar. Spread half the mixture into a 9- x 13-inch baking dish, forming a crust. Bake 12 to 15 minutes, until light golden; let cool.
In a large bowl, combine pie filling, sweetened condensed milk, fruit cocktail, and lemon rind; stir to thoroughly blend then spread over cooled crust. Cover evenly with whipped topping then sprinkle with remaining half of the cereal mixture. Cover and chill at least 2 hours before cutting into small squares and serving.
Make sure to use lemon pie filling and not lemon pudding for the filling.
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