Trifle Bowl Size?

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  1. KellyTheChef

    KellyTheChef Gold Member

    The only size description that I can find about the trifle bowl is that it holds 15 cups. Anyone know the diameter and depth of the bowl? I own a bowl that looks very similar and I am not sure if I want to purchase it or not.
  2. KellyTheChef

    KellyTheChef Gold Member


    I really want to put my order in for my samples!
  3. The catalog says 15 cups.
  4. KellyTheChef

    KellyTheChef Gold Member

    Aside from the volume, I am interested in knowing how tall it is and what the diameter is. The one I have holds 14 cups...just not sure if PC one is "taller and skinnier" or maybe "shorter and wider" If ours is taller and skinnier I think it would make layered recipes look even better.

  5. pamperedlinda

    pamperedlinda Gold Member

    I should have mine on Friday, I'll let you know when it comes in.
  6. It's 8 inches across With the lid on it's about 6.25 tall without the detachable stand The stand is appriximately 3.5 inches tall
  7. I think it is beautiful
  8. Oops--I just noticed that you already knew the volume! Sorry!

    Glad that others could help with the dimensions.

    PCGINA Gold Member

    Got mine today - even my DH thinks it will be a great addition to our line AND he doesn't even know what a trifle looks like LOL!!!:D
  10. pkd09

    pkd09 Future Director Silver Member

    Think of the decorating possibilities!!!! Colorful easter eggs, x-mas decorations, etc.
  11. jenniferknapp

    jenniferknapp Gold Member

    Another use is punch....or, huge margarita glass....rim the edges with course salt, and put in your mixed (frozen or on the rocks) margaritas...then everyone can ladle out their own glasses! Oh cute :)
  12. Our mini-catalog shows to many great uses for it - I hope the big catalog does too If you haven't seen the mini yet it shows filling it with ice and hanging shrimp around the sides with ****tail sauce in the middle - flower arangements, punch bowl etc
  13. jenniferknapp

    jenniferknapp Gold Member

  14. In Southern Living the other day they had the cutest picture of a trifle with colored cloth napkins folded like flowers, I made a copy of it. I wish I could scan and post it but it is not a good picture now after it was copied. I could post the directions of how to fold them though if anyone wants to know.

    It was so much prettier that the way they had them in the mini-catalog I saw.

    I do not know if their is a picture of it on their website or night.
  15. KellyTheChef

    KellyTheChef Gold Member

    Thank you all for the use ideas, and for the actual demensions (sp?) You are all talking me into getting this....I'll just have to get rid of my non-PC one! The PC one is about 1.5 inches taller than mine, too, so I think it will look better.
    (Especially since this in on the cover of the catalog, guess I just need to embrace it and use it as much as possible!)

    Last edited: Jan 25, 2007
  16. fruit76loop

    fruit76loop Gold Member

    Love it!!

    I love our trifle bowl!

    But, all the talk about SL reminded me that I saw one of their catalogs for the first time on the plane home from Leadership. The flight attendant sold SL and showed us a catalog. I cannot believe how much stuff is in there!!! From kitchen tools! WOW, what a broad range of products. Anyhow, I was amazed at how similar their kitchen tool line was to ours. And their host program is similar to ours as well, no PHD or free shipping, that I know of. And I have a question, if anyone knows....

    Do they have a product warranty?
  17. chefann

    chefann Gold Member

    That margarita idea is fantastic! My SD will be all over that!

    The PC one was designed that way so you could put the lid onto a finished item without it messing up any whipped cream or whatever was on the top layer.
  18. Okay... for those of you that have already gotten your new products...
    Try putting the Trifle Bowl Stand part under the Small Dots Bowl... Looks really pretty! And I 'm not so sure I'll really like the Dots...but , looks nice!
    And that stand would also make a nice Pillar Candle holder...
    very versatile since it isn't all one piece!
    Just had to share...
    I'm going back to playing with my stuff!
    LOVE the Kit.Shears... but I can't use one hand anymore to get it out of the TTA... but I'll get used to that!
  19. For those that have the triffle bowl (mine is somewhere on a Fed Ex truck enroute.. can't wait) the pedestal.. do you think it would work as a cake pedestal????

    Just thinking of multi uses for it while I am awaiting it's arrival.

    Another thought.. I have a show tomorrow... do I bring it?????
  20. sarahmarie

    sarahmarie Guest

    yeah, i am confused about the detachable stand. how does the bowl stay on the stand? is the stand really wide? i get mine tonight but i want to know now!
  21. chefann

    chefann Gold Member

    There's a lip on the bottom of the bowl that helps center it and hold it on (although hold is too strong a word). It's detachable so that it stores compactly and cooks can chill an assembled recipe without having to adjust a shelf in the fridge to accomodate a really tall thing.

    The stand also looks really nice inside the bowl with glass rocks and a candle.
  22. MGG


    PLEASE post directions for viewing the trifle bowl--I'd love to see it witht the rosette napkins. I love all my new stuff!!! have to go play with it all now!

  23. It pretty much just sits on the stand. If you pick it up by the bowl part, the stand stays on the table. Will have to be very careful with that one!!
  24. I got the pic out of the magazine that came this week. I do not know if it is posted on Southern Livings website or not.

    I have the "directions" for folding tha napkins that I can post if anyone needs to know how to fold them. They are are at my house. I can post them tonight when I get home.

    I will see if I can find a pic on the internet somewhere and post the link if I do.
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