2 hrs 30 mins
This is a different variation on a trifle, but it is really yummy.You can ad alcohol if you like.
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- 5 single trifle sponge cakes, halved lengthwise
- 2 tablespoons apricot jam
- 15 -20 macaroons
- 1 (5 ounce) package tangerine gelatin powder or 1 (5 ounce) package orange gelatin
- 1 (11 ounce) can mandarin oranges, drained reserve juice
- 2 1/2 cups custard
- whipped cream, to decorate
- orange rind, to decorate
- superfine sugar, to decorate
- 1Spread the halved sponge cakes with apricot jam and arrange in the bottom of a deep serving bowl or glass dish.
- 2Sprinkle with the macaroons.
- 3Put the gealtin into a heatproof bowl or pan, add the juice from the mandarins and dissolve in a pan of hot water or in the microwave. Stir until the liquid clears.
- 4Add up to 2 1/2 cups ice cold water, stir well and let cool for up to 30 minutes.Scatter the mandarin oranges over the cakes and macaroons.
- 5Pour the gelatin over the mandarins, cake and macaroons and chill for 1 hour.
- 6When the gelatin has set, pour the custard smoothly over the top and chill again.
- 7When ready to serve, pipe the whipped cream over the custard. Wash the orange rind shreds, sprinkle them with superfine sugar and use to decorate trifle.
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Nutritional Facts for Tangerine Trifle
Serving Size: 1 (339 g)
Servings Per Recipe: 4
- Amount Per Serving
- % Daily Value
- Calories 1058.8
- Calories from Fat 177
- Total Fat 19.7 g
- Saturated Fat 12.7 g
- Cholesterol 322.5 mg
- Sodium 647.7 mg
- Total Carbohydrate 185.3 g
- Dietary Fiber 3.0 g
- Sugars 75.5 g
- Protein 42.5 g
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single trifle sponge cakes