Nigella Lawson puts her spin on the classic fruit trifle by incorporating the wonderful combination of ginger and passion fruit.


  • 500 g ready made sponge cake or pound cake or madeleines

  • 125 ml ginger Wine

  • 500 ml Double cream

  • 4 teaspoons icing sugar

  • 8 Passionfruit


  • 1.

    Slice or break the sponge into pieces and arrange half of them in the base of a shallow dish. Pour over half of the ginger wine. Pile the remaining sponge pieces on top and pour over the remaining ginger wine.

  • 2.

    In a bowl, whip the cream with the icing sugar until soft peaks form when the whisk is removed - don't make it too stiff.

  • 3.

    Scoop out the pulp from two of the passion fruit and gently fold into the cream. Pile the cream on top of the soused sponge.

  • 4.

    Scoop the pulp from the remaining six passion fruit into a bowl, then drizzle on top of the white pile of cream, so that it is doused and dribbling with the black seeds and fragrant golden pulp.


Recipe taken from Nigella's book, "Nigella Express"
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Posted by Jennie69Report
Thank your Nigella, love your Ginger Passion fruit trifle (delicious).