Layered Chocolate and Coffee Parfait

Total Time
2hrs 40mins
Prep 2 hrs 30 mins
Cook 10 mins

Found on a recipe card, easy to make and tastes great. Prep time includes refrigeration.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Combine custard powder and sugar in small saucepan.
  2. Whisk in 1/4 cup of the milk, mixing to a smooth paste.
  3. Stir in remaining milk.
  4. Stir over low heat until the custard comes to the boil and thickens.
  5. Remove from heat.
  6. Cover surface of custard with a plastic food wrap and set aside to cool.
  7. Whip together cream and essence.
  8. Gently fold in to the cold custard.
  9. Dissolve coffee in the water.
  10. Stir in liqueur.
  11. Cool.
  12. Cut the sponge cake into bite sized cubes.
  13. Divide half the sponge between 4 parfait glasses.
  14. Drizzle half the coffee mixture over the sponge.
  15. Top with half the custard.
  16. Sprinkle over half the chocolate.
  17. Repeat these 3 layers once more, finishing with the chocolate.
  18. Cover and refrigerate for 2 hours.
  19. Just before serving, garnish with the chocolate sprinkles or curls.
  20. *Freshlysqueezed orange juice makes a nice change from the coffee liqueur.

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