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Chocolate Trifle

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My once a year birthday treat, as a none too big cake lover but a lover of chocolate (of all kinds) it is a comfort pudding of the wicked variety. It can be made with a shop bought swiss roll.


Serves: 1 trifle

  • 1 chocolate swiss roll
  • 1 tin black cherries (drained and stoned)
  • kirsch (to taste)
  • 1 packet chocolate blancmange (made as per packet)
  • 1 tub whipped to soft peaks heavy cream
  • chocolate decorations (of choice)


Chocolate Trifle is a community recipe submitted by Crafty Cookie and has not been tested by so we are not able to answer questions regarding this recipe.

  • Slice the Swiss roll and place in a large glass bowl.
  • Spoon cherries over.
  • Mix cherry juice and kirsch to taste and pour evenly over Swiss roll. (If you prefer you can reduce the juice in a saucepan to the required consistency). Chill.
  • Pour over cooled chocolate blancmange and make level, chill in fridge.
  • Pour over cream and smooth over. Decorate to your delight. I use chocolate buttons, crumbled flake bars, home made chocolate curls or even chocolate sprinkles.
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    What 1 Other has said

    • Loving the addition of cherries to this classic Mums pud! Fantastic i'm going to make it!!!!!

      Posted by BlackBorris on 12th January 2013
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