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Strawberry and Custard Parfait

Strawberry and Custard Parfait

This is a mini strawberry parfait full of seasonal strawberries. The strawberry sauce and custard cream is made in the microwave, making this incredibly easy to make.

Ingredients: 2 servings

Strawberries
6
Strawberry sauce
4 tablespoons
Custard cream
6 tablespoons
Sponge cake or castella
as needed
Whipped cream
as you like
Granola
as needed

Steps

1. Make the custard cream. Refer to Recipe ID: 630101.
2. Lightly wash the strawberries and pat dry. Remove the stems and cut in half. Cut the sponge cake into bite-sized pieces.
3. Put the granola in the dishes, add the custard cream and use a spoon to smooth the surface. Add the whipped cream and top with sponge cake. Add the cream.
4. Garnish with strawberries and top with the strawberry sauce. You can also garnish with mint leaves and dust with powdered sugar.
5. Strawberry sauce Recipe ID: 2311120. Strawberry jam Recipe ID: 1740331.
6. Use 1/2 of a recipe worth of the custard cream. Adjust to taste.
7. Please refer to Recipe ID: 1712435 for the sponge cake. You can store leftover sponge cake in the freezer.
8. You can use store-bought whipped cream as well. If possible, use heavy cream with 35% milk fat.
9. If you use store-bought jam instead of strawberry sauce, add a bit of water to loosen it before using.
10. You can use chocolate sauce instead of the strawberry sauce. Recipe ID: 2517076
11. It's also delicious with bananas. Recipe :D 2453754

Story Behind this Recipe

This is a dessert that I have made since my children were little and it's always a big hit. It's also delicious with bananas. Use strawberry sauce to taste. You can use any toppings you like.