Italian trifle recipes

Zuppa Inglese – An Italian Trifle

Zuppa Inglese – An Italian Trifle

Zuppa Inglese is an Italiantrifle. It is a classic Italian dessert which consists of layers of sponge cake moistened with liqueur alternating with pastry cream
ZABAGLIONE TRIFLE  FOR CHRISTMAS

ZABAGLIONE TRIFLE FOR CHRISTMAS

A trifle is a Christmas must have and this one is based on the Italian zabaglione pudding. I am starting off (as I mean to go on) with a favourite pud-Zabaglione Trifle slice
Rhubarb and Aperol Trifle

Rhubarb and Aperol Trifle

Aperol is an in vogue Italian aperitif, which resembles Campari, but is sweeter, less alcoholic and usually drunk in a spritz with prosecco and soda
Pumpkin Pear & Amaretto Trifle

Pumpkin Pear & Amaretto Trifle

This pumpkin, pear and Amaretto trifle wasn’t supposed to be my next post. So, if you like the sound of Amaretto soaked Amaretti topped with darkly caramel pumpkin puree with a layer of creamy cinnamon and vanilla pumpkin mousse followed by buttery maple syrup pears and a dollop of lightly whipped cream then this is the trifle for you
Halal Tiramisu (alcohol free)

Halal Tiramisu (alcohol free)

Whilst researching this classic Italian dessert I’ve discovered the original neither used alcohol or egg whites and although this recipe I’m sharing now does contain egg whites which lighten the mascarpone filling you could leave them out for a heavier dessert although I much prefer to keep them
Halal Tiramisu (alcohol free)

Halal Tiramisu (alcohol free)

Whilst researching this classic Italian dessert I've discovered the original neither used alcohol or egg whites and although this recipe I'm sharing now does contain egg whites which lighten the mascarpone filling you could leave them out for a heavier dessert although I much prefer to keep them
Amaretto tiramisu.

Amaretto tiramisu.

I was recently flicking through some delicious photos taken at one of my Italian dessert evenings in the Spring

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Savoury Polenta – Low Fodmap and Gluten-free

Savoury Polenta – Low Fodmap and Gluten-free

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Panettone Espresso French Toast

Panettone Espresso French Toast

Panettone is an Italian sweet bread, with either candied fruit, raisins or chocolate chips, that is eaten for Christmas and New Year’s, similar to Challah or Portuguese sweetbread we eat during Easter, which I love

Waitrose Cellar and a cruise on the Canal

An Austrian and an Italian white wine, both of which look very interesting. If like me you tend to buy your wine from the Supermarket, with occasional orders from online companies, you'll be glad to hear about a new addition for your wine selection