21 Classy Ways To Use Cool Whip

One 8-ounce container of the original whipped topping: $1.99. Delicious nostalgia: Priceless.

1. Funfetti Cool Whip Cookies

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Boxed cake mix really shines when bolstered by Cool Whip’s inimitable texture. Recipe here.

ID: 2855800

2. Angel Food Cupcakes with Vanilla Almond Cool Whip Frosting

Recipe here.

ID: 2855193

3. Cake Batter Oreo Cheesecake Dip

Serve with extra Oreos for dippin’. Recipe here.

ID: 2855543

4. Strawberry Jell-O Funfetti Poke Cake

One-bowl baking at its absolute finest. Recipe here.

ID: 2855240

5. Three Ingredient Fruit Dip

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Guaranteed to make it through an entire afternoon on the patio table under the hot sun without melting, souring, or perishing in any way. Recipe here.

ID: 2855549

6. Frozen Coffee

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Probably not much different than Coffee-Mate, TBH. Recipe here.

ID: 2855168

7. Frozen Snickers Pie

Sometimes that freezer-aisle Snickers ice cream cake doesn’t cut it and you want something a little more homemade. Recipe here.

ID: 2855554

8. Easy Boston Cream Pie Cake

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Recipe here.

ID: 2855621

9. Cool Whip Marshmallows

Warning: these marshmallows will melt into a thin, clear liquid if toasted for s’mores. Recipe here.

ID: 2855698

10. No-Bake Raspberry Cheesecake Bites

Recipe here.

ID: 2855734

11. Ambrosia Salad

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This unlikely but classic mixture of canned fruit, Cool Whip, desiccated coconut flakes, and marshmallows has really stood the test of time. Recipe here.

ID: 2856838

12. Andes Mint Cheesecake Brownie Pie

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Recipe here.

ID: 2856008

13. Skinny Strawberry Jell-O Cream Pie Cannolis

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Forget mascarpone filling; these are stuffed with a luscious mix Cool Whip and strawberry Jell-O. Recipe here.

ID: 2856157

14. Cool and Easy Strawberry Pie

Recipe here.

ID: 2856174

15. Limeade Fruit Dip

Red and green are complimentary colors, so know that when dipping blueberries, bananas, cake cubes, aesthetics may vary. Recipe here.

ID: 2855561

16. No-Bake Cookie Dough Cheesecake

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Why cook when you can just… layer? Recipe here.

ID: 2856702

17. Cookie Salad

AKA the only salad. Recipe here.

ID: 2856784

18. Banana Split Parfait

Judy Hannemann /

No need to chase after that ice cream truck. Recipe here.

ID: 2856900

19. Nutella Cookie Butter Rocket Pops

Alexandra Steinmetz /

I did some math (OK, counting) for you, and it turns out that these 4-ingredient popsicles actually have a total of 33 ingredients, which seems like serious bang for your buck. Recipe here.

ID: 2861076

20. No-Bake Strawberry Lemon Cookie Pie

Though simple at first glance, this dessert is hiding serious layers. Recipe here.

ID: 2861099

21. Milky Way Brownies

Jocelyn Brubaker /

Why go through the trouble of whipping up a perfectly light chocolate mousse (so archaic, so mundane!), when you can just melt chocolate chips and mix them with COOL whip? Recipe here.

ID: 2864542

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