Strawberry liqueur trifles

Festive dessert at its best – quick, simple and oh so yummy!
 
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Recipe from: 29 July 2015
Preparation time: 15 min + setting time
 
 

Ingredients

 
  • 650
    ml
    berry juice
  • 12
    ml
    gelatine
  • 100
    ml
    berry liqueur or medium cream sherry
  • 250
    g
    strawberries, sliced
  • 8
    mini caramel Swiss rolls, sliced
  • 500
    ml
    ready-made custard
  • 250
    ml
    cream, whipped
Servings: Change Serving
 
 

Method

 

First prepare the jelly. Reserve 50ml of the berry juice. Pour 100ml of the juice over the gelatine. Leave to soak for 15 minutes, and then heat in the microwave until melted. Stir some of the remaining juice into the hot mixture, then stir into the remaining 500ml juice. Add 20ml of the liqueur to the reserved 50ml of juice and then set aside. Add the remaining liqueur to the jelly mixture.

Arrange the berries in individual glasses or in a large glass dish. Pour the juice mixture over and refrigerate until set.

Place a layer of cake slices on top of the jelly. Drizzle with the reserved juice mixture. Top with a layer of custard and then with whipped cream. Chill until ready to serve.

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