trifle

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trifle

1. a type of pewter of medium hardness
2. articles made from this pewter
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A WIFE unwittingly laced a trifle with her hubby's prized pounds 2000 bottle of whisky.
I do however make versions of a trifle, tiramisu, the black forest trifle that I have previously described in this column and more recently a delicious light variation for which I am giving the recipe today.
Firstly, the booze, which would normally be sherry in a trifle.
With its swirls of cream and fruity decorations, a trifle certainly looks the part and it slips down easily, even after the most substantial main course.