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Trifle recipes

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Fruit, cream, custard, sponge... What's not to love about this traditional layered dessert?

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  • Eggnog trifle 2016

    Eggnog trifle

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.4 ratings

    A classic Christmas drink and a favourite English pudding combined, this is the ultimate party dessert to feed a crowd, serve chilled from the fridge

  • Très alcohol trifle

    Très alcohol trifle

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.2 ratings

    This boozy trifle is the perfect end to supper for friends, with layers of amaretto-drenched amaretti biscuits, Armagnac-soaked prunes and Marsala-whipped cream

  • Gooseberry & elderflower trifle served in a trifle bowl

    Gooseberry & elderflower trifle

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Bake your own homemade sponge make this trifle extra special. With gooseberry purée and elderflower cordial, it's full of summer flavours

  • Peach panna cotta trifle in a trifle glass

    Peach panna cotta trifle

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Combine the best of two desserts for this stunning centrepiece: panna cotta and trifle. With seasonal peaches, soft madeira sponge and custard, it's divine

  • Layered fruit trifle in a glass bowl

    Classic trifle

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.28 ratings

    Christmas celebrations are not complete without a trifle and this recipe is guaranteed to be the crown jewels of the table

  • Dish of chocolate trifle with whipped cream

    Chocolate brownie trifle

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.28 ratings

    A naughty chocolate version of a traditional trifle, and so easy to make. Layer chocolate brownies, custard, Irish cream liqueur and whipped cream for an indulgent treat

  • Yorkshire parkin & blackberry trifle

    Yorkshire parkin & blackberry trifle

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.6 ratings

    Turn a traditional Bonfire Night treat of freshly baked parkin into James Martin's irresistible layered dinner party dessert that can be assembled early and chilled until serving

  • Easy raspberry & ginger trifle cheesecake

    Easy raspberry & ginger trifle cheesecake

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.6 ratings

    This show-stopping cheesecake makes an impressive ending to any dinner party, buffet or barbecue. Prepare up to a day in advance.

  • Eton mess trifle

    Eton mess trifle

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Layer a quintessentially British pudding with sherry-steeped strawberries, meringue and cream then top with flaked almonds

  • Mary’s royal cherry trifle

    Mary’s royal cherry trifle

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.8 ratings

    Mary Berry whips up a creamy, fruity pudding studded with almond amaretti biscuits and smothered in kirsch and custard

  • Banoffee trifles

    Banoffee trifles

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.7 ratings

    A trifle cheating will still impress your friends with this made-in-moments banoffee pud

  • Apple, raspberry & whisky trifle in a trifle glass

    Apple, raspberry & whisky trifle

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Indulge in this magnificent trifle with grown-up apple, raspberry and whisky flavours. Perfect for a party, prepare it the day before to enhance the flavours

  • Bakewell trifles

    Bakewell trifles

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.2 ratings

    These cherry and almond desserts will really impress your guests. The amaretti biscuits give it a special touch

  • Trifle cheesecake

    Trifle cheesecake

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.13 ratings

    Two dessert classics are transformed into one unbeatable dish. The set custard layer and raspberry jelly topping make it a real showstopper

  • Glam trifle slice

    Glam trifle slice

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.17 ratings

    Everyone's favourite layered dessert gets a smart makeover - custard, raspberry, jelly and cream in a neat terrine

  • Four mango & coconut trifles in dessert glasses

    Mango & coconut trifles

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    Transform the humble trifle into a modern dessert with the help of mango, rum and coconut flavours. It makes a marvellous dessert at Christmas

  • Baileys banana trifles

    Baileys banana trifles

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.22 ratings

    A quick and impressive make-ahead dessert with Baileys for grown-ups, or use extra toffee sauce for kids

  • Zabaglione trifle slice

    Zabaglione trifle slice

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.18 ratings

    This dish is inspired by trifle and tiramisu, taking some of the best elements of each

  • Black Forest trifle

    Black Forest trifle

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.42 ratings

    James Martin's indulgent trifle won't keep you in the kitchen for long but will impress guests at your next get-together

  • Christmas pear & chocolate tiramisu trifle

    Christmas pear & chocolate tiramisu trifle

    A star rating of 3.6 out of 5.5 ratings

    The perfect end to a Boxing Day banquet, John Torode's dessert combines an Italian classic with British seasonal fruit

  • Rhubarb fool trifle

    Rhubarb fool trifle

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.3 ratings

    This is a lovely way to use rhubarb and makes a great centre piece for a party

  • Tilly's trifle

    Tilly's trifle

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Gordon Ramsay's traditional trifle is the perfect treat to satisfy the whole family.

  • Passion fruit trifle

    Passion fruit trifle

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.17 ratings

    A layered no-cook dessert with a touch of passion (fruit)

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