Australian English Trifle

Australian English Trifle

7
COOKALOT 0

"I got this from my mother. It's as English as you can get. Decorate with whipped cream and flaked chocolate."

Ingredients 45 m {{adjustedServings}} servings 157 cals

Serving size has been adjusted!

Original recipe yields 10 servings

Adjust

Nutrition

Amount per serving ({{servings}} total)

  • Calories:
  • 157 kcal
  • 8%
  • Fat:
  • 0.5 g
  • < 1%
  • Carbs:
  • 36g
  • 12%
  • Protein:
  • 3.3 g
  • 7%
  • Cholesterol:
  • < 1 mg
  • < 1%
  • Sodium:
  • 280 mg
  • 11%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

On Sale

What's on sale near you.

Directions

  • Prep

  • Cook

  • Ready In

  1. Place the cake in a glass serving bowl and cover with the canned fruit. Prepare gelatin according to package instructions and pour over fruit and cake.
  2. Combine custard powder and sugar in a small saucepan over medium heat. Stir in milk and cook until thick and creamy. Pour over sponge cake mixture. Chill until set.
Tips & Tricks
Baklava

Discover how surprisingly easy it is to make this classic, nutty Greek dessert.

Creme Brulee

Watch how to make this top-rated Creme Brulee.

Rate recipe

Your rating

{{ratingWords}}
Cancel
Submit

Reviews 7

  1. 10 Ratings

  2.  
  3.  
  4.  
  5.  
  6.  
ROZSA
1/1/2004

Hi Karen Excellent trifle. Exactly like my mother-in-laws. Now I don't have to ask her to make it anymore...plus she would never give me the recipe. I guess that's a mother-in-law thing!!! Thanks again PS My husband thanks you too!

lovestocook
3/22/2008

I plan on making this recipe but where do I find port wine gelatin and custard powder? I am from No.East Ohio USA and have never even heard of either. Please help me. Will be watching for your reply. Thanks....Lovestocook

Laura Layzell
8/22/2008

I don't use port flavored gelatin but sherry instead. I use either chopped up angel cake or 'Ladys Fingers Sponge', place them in a bowl first and soak with sherry (or port) and I use a strawberry or raspberry jelly (jello). Depending on what state you live in, I know Publix & Albertson's in FL have a British section that sell custard in powder or ready made version or you can make your own custard. Trifle is so easy to make as you can tweak it to suit your palette.