Trifle is a dessert that is layered in a glass bowl. I like the trifle Bowl from Pampered Chef. It is teh one shown in the photo.
The layers can consist of a cake, such as sponge cake or ladyfingers. Then there is a creamy layer. Fruit, like strawberries, would be the next layer. Whipped cream is usually spread on top. The dessert is put in the refrigerator for 8 or more hours to finish.
A trifle can consist of many different layers. Some ideas are listed below.
The cake layer-