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Trifle recipes

44 Recipes

Enjoy one of our delicious trifle recipes. From traditional sponge fingers soaked in sherry to more tantalising twists such as banoffee or brownie-adorned.

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  • Retro trifle in dessert glass

    Retro trifle

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.13 ratings

    Take trifle to the next level for the festive season. Make the jelly with raspberries and enrich the custard with clotted cream for ultra indulgence

  • 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

  • Raspberry, pistachio & lemon curd trifles served in dessert glasses

    Raspberry, pistachio & lemon curd trifles

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.6 ratings

    Enjoy these individual raspberry, pistachio & lemon trifles as part of a summer menu. They're easy to assemble and you can easily pack them up in tubs for picnics

  • Chocolate orange-tini trifle served in a trifle dessert glass

    Chocolate orange-tini trifle

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    Cross a Mississippi mud pie with a marmalade martini and the result is this grown-up Christmas trifle. It makes a wonderful indulgent end to a festive menu

  • Layered fruit trifle in a glass bowl

    Classic sherry trifle

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.32 ratings

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

  • 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

  • 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

  • Dish of chocolate trifle with whipped cream

    Chocolate brownie trifle

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.29 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

  • Pear and almond pavlova trifle served in a large bowl

    Pear & almond pavlova trifle

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    Combine two classic Boxing Day desserts to make this stunning pear and almond pavlova trifle

  • Eggnog trifle 2016

    Eggnog trifle

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.5 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

  • 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

  • Vegan trifle in a large trifle bowl

    Vegan trifle

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.6 ratings

    Treat guests to this plant-based trifle, with layers of sponge, compote, custard and dairy-free cream. It's a great dessert for a celebration

  • 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 5.3 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 5.14 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 5.19 ratings

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

  • Fig and ginger caramel trifle in a trifle bowl

    Fig & ginger caramel trifle

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.2 ratings

    What's a celebration without a trifle? This glam version is full of festive caramel and ginger. Swap the figs for poached pears, if you prefer

  • Four mango & coconut trifles in dessert glasses

    Mango & coconut trifles

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.3 ratings

    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 Irish cream 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

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