Wave your Flag Cake
I love summer and everything that goes with it! The picnics, the beach trips, the holiday gatherings, and the food! This Wave Your Flag Cheesecake recipe is the perfect showstopper to start your summer off right by wowing your family and friends with how delicious and easy this no bake recipe is to share!

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Wave Your Flag Cheesecake

With all this fun going on around me, I really don’t want to spend that much time heating up my kitchen making special treats for special occasions. I need to save time, money, and energy and still come out with a recipe that is going to make everyone happy and satisfied!

Wave Your Flag Cheesecake

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Nobody wants to bake in the heat so I decided that for our special weekend dinner I was going to serve up a no bake dessert recipe! Grumpy loves his strawberries and I love my blueberries so I decided to please us both with this Wave Your Flag Cheesecake!

Wave Your Flag Cheesecake

Made super easy with store bought pound cake, strawberry flavored JELLO with fruit mixed in to make the first two layers.

Wave Your Flag Cheesecake

Making the cheesecake filling is as easy as combining some sugar, PHILADELPHIA Cream Cheese and COOL WHIP! Refrigerate until ready to eat and watch it disappear at meal time!

Wave Your Flag Cheesecake

This recipes are perfect for all occasions, starting off with the first major holiday of summer, the 4th of July! Of course, you don’t want to forget to wow your friends for birthdays, picnics or family reunions!

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Wave your Flag Cake
Yield: 12

Wave your Flag Cheesecake

Prep Time: 20 minutes
Refrigeration Time: 4 hours
Total Time: 4 hours 20 minutes

An easy to make no bake cheesecake dessert perfect for the patriotic holidays and to enjoy all summer long.


  • 1 (8oz.) COOL WHIP Whipped Topping, Thawed
  • 2 (3 oz. each) JELLO-Strawberry Flavor Gelatin
  • 2 (8 oz. each) PHILADELPHIA Cream Cheese
  • 1 (10.75 oz.) prepared pound cake, cut into 10 slices
  • 4 cups fresh strawberries, divided
  • 1 1/2 cups boiling water
  • ice cubes
  • 1 cup cold water
  • 1 1/3 cups blueberries, divided
  • 1/4 cup sugar


  1. Slice 1 cup strawberries and halve the rest.
  2. Add boiling water to gelatin in large bowl and stir until dissolved.
  3. Add ice to cold water to make 2 cups, add to gelatin and stir until melted.
  4. Refrigerate 5 minutes or until slightly thickened while lining bottom of 13 x 9 dish with cake.
  5. Stir sliced strawberries and 1 cup blueberries into gelatin, then spoon onto cake.
  6. Refrigerate 4 hours or until gelatin is firm.
  7. Whisk cream cheese and sugar together in large bowl, then stir in COOL WHIP.
  8. Spread over gelatin and decorate with strawberries and blueberries.

Nutrition Information



Serving Size


Amount Per Serving Calories 238Total Fat 8gSaturated Fat 3gTrans Fat 0gUnsaturated Fat 4gCholesterol 36mgSodium 203mgCarbohydrates 39gFiber 2gSugar 26gProtein 4g

Nutrition information is provided as a courtesy but will vary depending on the specific brands of ingredients you use. Please consult with your doctor regarding specific health needs.

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About the Author: Shelby Law Ruttan

Shelby is the author/owner of Grumpy's Honeybunch. Established in 2007, she shares and preserves family recipes as well as recipes for cooking light and keto. She is an experienced, self-taught home cook who loves to share recipes with others. You can see her work on websites such as Veal Made Easy, Parade, Community Table, SoFab Food, Yummly, and FoodGawker.


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