Flat Belly 5 Layer Trifle Recipe from Top Chef Gail Simmons on Dr. Oz

Delicious 5 layer Dark Chocolate Trifle Dessert Recipe to flatten your belly.

Chef Simmons tip for watching your weight while indulging in as many yummy desserts as you want.  She says “The first two or three bites of something are the best, just taste those wonderful creations rather than cleaning your plate.”

Gail Simmons Top Chef from Just Desserts

Bowl of Fresh StrawberriesLayer One Greek Yogurt Cake

  • 1 box dark chocolate cake mix
  • 1 cup of water
  • 1 cup Greek yogurt

Bake as directed on package, cool and use for bottom layer.

Layer Two Whipped Topping

  • 4 cups Ricotta
  • 1 cup coocnut milk
  • 1 cup shredded toasted coconut
  • 4 Tbsp agave syrup

Layer Three Crunchy Layer

  • 1/2 cup oats toasted
  • 1/2 cup ground flaxseed
  • 1/2 cup finely chopped walnuts

Layer Four Flat Belly Berries

  • 1 cup strawberries
  • 1 Cup blueberries
  • 1 cup raspberries
  • 1 Cup Blackberries

Layer Five Dark Chocolate Shavings

Shave a bar of bittersweet chocolate with a vegetable peeler on the berries.

Repeat all five layers… YUM!

You’ll have a beautiful low calorie dessert trifle for your family dinner or a special occasion.

1 cup = 150 calories per serving.

This looked just gorgeous on the Dr. Oz show as well as decadent. You can see a photo on the Dr. Oz Show website here. The one they made on the show looked even prettier but this one looks good too.