Meaning of zuppa inglese

zup•pa in•gle•se

Pronunciation: (z'pu ing-glā'zāIt.tsp'pä ēng-gle'ze), [key]
— Italian Cookery. Italian Cookery.
  1. tiered layers of sponge cake sprinkled with rum or liqueur, then spread with custard or other cream filling.
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