Cherry Cheesecake Surprise Layered Dessert

I got this recipe years ago from a friend of mine.  I remember thinking that it looked so complicated and tasted so decadent.  I was very happy to find that it was quick and easy.  Try it out for your self!

Cherry Cheesecake Surprise Layered Dessert

Ingredients:
  1. 2 packages pre-made shortcakes, usually come 6 to a package...may be called dessert cakes or dessert shells in your grocery store (or 1 Angel food cake)
  2. 2 (8 oz.) packages cream cheese, softened (can use fat free)
  3. 1 (16 oz.) container sour cream (can use low fat)
  4. 2 sm. boxes vanilla instant pudding (can use fat free/sugar free)
  5. 1 large can cherry pie filling (30 oz.)

Directions:
  • Make pudding as directed on box, chill.  
  • In separate large bowl, blend cream cheese and sour cream until smooth.  
  • Fold in pudding, blend on low until smooth.