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Fruit Trifle

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  Ladyfingers/Equivalent in leftover angel cake 7 Ounce (1 Package)
  Fresh strawberries 2 Cup (32 tbs) (Use Fresh Or Canned, Including Leftover)
  Raspberry jam 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Heavy cream 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs), stiffly whipped
For custard
  Cornstarch 1 1⁄2 Tablespoon
  Milk 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Sugar 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Vanilla 1 Teaspoon
  Egg yolks 3 , beaten to mix

Spread ladyfingers or large cubes of cake with raspberry jam and place in the bottom of a bowl.
Drain fruit and spoon 1/2 cup juice over the cake (if fresh fruit has no juice, use orange juice).
Spread the fruit on top.
For custard, mix cornstarch with 1/4 cup milk.
Heat remaining milk with the sugar and, when boiling, stir in cornstarch, off the heat.
Cook the mixture, stirring constantly, until it thickens and simmer 2 minutes.
Take from heat and beat in vanilla with egg yolks.
Pour custard over fruit in bowl and chill until set.
Just before serving, spread stiffly whipped cream over the custard.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1718 Calories from Fat 836

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 95 g145.4%

Saturated Fat 54.3 g271.5%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 847.1 mg282.4%

Sodium 292.6 mg12.2%

Total Carbohydrates 198 g66.1%

Dietary Fiber 13.6 g54.3%

Sugars 146 g

Protein 32 g63.5%

Vitamin A 90.8% Vitamin C 415.4%

Calcium 90.4% Iron 25.3%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Fruit Trifle Recipe