Number of servings : 6 to 8
Type of meal : | Desserts | Desserts
Special diet :
1 tub (475 g) smooth Canadian Ricotta cheese
2 tsp (10 mL) grated orange zest
¼ cup (50 mL) orange juice
2 tbsp (25 mL) liquid honey
2 cups (500 mL) quartered strawberries
1-½ cups (375 mL) fresh blueberries or raspberries
1 banana, sliced
1 pkg (6 oz/175 g) amaretti cookies
Fresh mint leaves
1. In a bowl, whisk together ricotta cheese, orange zest and juice, and honey; set aside.
2. In a large bowl, combine strawberries, blueberries and bananas.
3. Place one third of the cookies on the bottom of a trifle bowl or 7-cup (1.75 L) flat bottomed bowl. Top with one third of the ricotta mixture and one third of the fruit mixture. Repeat twice with remaining ingredients. Cover and refrigerate for at least 2 hours or for up to 1 day. Garnish with mint before serving.
Preparation time: 15 minutes
Chill time: 2 hours or up to 1 day
Cooking tip: The longer the trifle is refrigerated, the softer the amaretti cookies will be.