few things more spectacular at a dinner party or special lunch than
bringing a stunning layered dessert to the table to ooohs and ahhhs from
your guests. Served in glass bowls, pretty coloured layers just make
you want to dig in with a big spoon.
the heels of the naked cake phenomenon (stripping decoration back, and
leaving the cake itself as the star attraction), retro layered desserts
are enjoying a revival. Trifles, tiramisus and ice cream cakes are all
hot topics for foodies and re-appearing on trendy restaurant menus.
Youngsters are catching up to join the generation of die-hard trifle
fans who never stopped loving their layered desserts. With both simple
classics and more adventurous ideas for those who love to entertain,
friends and family are in for such a treat with this gorgeous range of
Desserts are organized into Classic
Layers with favourites like Black Forest Terrine or Knickerbocker Glory
to please the traditionalists. Next comes Fruity Layers, including
delights like a Strawberry Shortcake Mousse and Peaches and a Cream
Pavlova Stack. In Indulgent Layers are wonders like a Salted Caramel
Layered Brownie Cheesecake and an Espresso Mousse Layer Cake. The Frozen
Layers chapter includes fun Stripy Baked Alaska and Triple Ice Cream
Cookie Sandwich. The Celebration Layers chapter is out to impress with
an Ombre Layer Cake and Festive Spiced Winter Fruit Trifle. Finally, for
the adventurous: Round the World Layers includes treats such as Greek
Baklava or Jamaican Coconut Rum Mille-feuille.