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Chocolate and berry trifle

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SmartPoints® value per serving
Total Time
20 min
Prep
20 min
Cook
0 min
Serves
8
Difficulty
Moderate
Try this easy yet decadent individual choc cherry trifles for your Christmas dessert.

Ingredients

Low-fat ricotta cheese

250 g

Custard, low-fat

140 g

Vanilla bean paste

1 tsp

Canned black cherries in syrup

1 cup(s), (56 cherries, drained, reserve 1 1/3 cups jucie)

Port

2 tbs, (marsala)

Sponge finger biscuits

8 individual, (savoiardi)

Low fat chocolate mousse

8 tub(s)

Instructions

  1. Whisk the ricotta in a large bowl until smooth. Whisk in the custard and vanilla paste until combined.
  2. Combine 1 1/3 cups (330ml) of reserved cherry juice and marsala in a shallow bowl.
  3. Place 6 cherries in each serving glass. Dip each biscuit into the cherry syrup until the juice is well absorbed. Break into chunks and place in the glass over the cherries. Repeat with the remaining biscuits.
  4. Spoon over the custard mixture. Stir the chocolate mousse to make it smooth and spoon it into the glasses. Cover and place in the fridge for 3–4 hours or overnight.
  5. Decorate each trifle with a cherry on top to serve.