Crispy Wafer Layered Orange-Mango Dessert

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Prep Time: 25 Min

Total Time: 155 Min

Servings: 4 servings


  • 1 pkg. (4-serving size) orange flavor gelatin
  • 1 cup boiling water
  • 1/2 cup cold water
  • 1 cup chopped mangoes (about 2 medium)
  • 1-1/2 cups Honey Bunches of Oats Cereal
  • 1/4 cup (1/2 stick) butter, softened
  • 3 Tbsp. granulated sugar
  • 1 Tbsp. flour
  • 1 egg white
  • 1 Tbsp. powdered sugar
  • 1/2 cup thawed whipped topping


  1. Dissolve gelatin in boiling water; stir in cold water. Pour into lightly greased 8-inch square pan; stir in mangos. Refrigerate 2 hours or until set.
  2. Preheat oven to 350ºF. Place cereal in food processor or blender; process until cereal forms fine crumbs. Add butter, granulated sugar, flour and egg white; process until mixture forms soft dough. Spread onto parchment paper-lined 15x10x1-in baking pan; freeze 5 min. Bake 10 min. or until lightly browned. Immediately cut pastry into 12 squares; cool completely.
  3. Unmold gelatin into cutting board. Cut into eight equal pieces. When ready to serve, stack three pastry squares on each of four dessert plates, layering a gelatin piece between every two pastry layers. Sprinkle lightly with powdered sugar. Top with the whipped topping.

Tips and Suggestions

Size-Wise: Share this delicious dessert with loved ones on a special occasion.

How to Unmold Gelatin: Before unmolding gelatin, dip knife in warm water, then run knife around edge of gelatin to loosen. Dip mold in warm water, just to rim, for 15 sec. Lift from water and gently pull gelatin from edge of mold with moistened fingers. Invert mold into cutting board, then shake to loosen gelatin. Gently remove mold. If mold is still not ready, place in warm water for another 5 sec.

Make Ahead: Prepare recipe as directed, keeping pastry squares in airtight container at room temperature until ready to assemble each dessert just before serving.

Special Extra: Garnish with a fresh mint leaf and extra chopped mangos.

Serving Suggestion: Serve with chopped fresh mango, if desired.


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