I was going to put it in the book….really, but I simply have too many recipes. Does that sound great or what? I have TOO. MANY. RECIPES. for the book…which only means one thing. You guys get the left overs! This is so easy, and really all you have to do is a little forward planning to have this on the table tomorrow night! (Nope, not an 'on the day-er'!)
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- 4 lemons, zest (thinly peeled, no pith attached)
- 200 g sugar
- 4 egg whites
- 600 mls cream
- 100 g homemade lemon curd Citrus Curd
Place lemon zest into a cool oven (120°C) and dehydrate until the zest become brittle and dry. Reserve zest until ready to use.
Place dried zest and sugar into Thermomix bowl and mill 1 min/speed 10. Cool slightly. Repeat 1 min/speed 10. Cool, repeat.
Scrape down sides of bowl and remove sugar from bowl and set aside.
Preheat oven to 120°C and line a large baking tray with paper and set aside.
Place egg whites into clean, dry Thermomix bowl. Whip 4 min/50°C/Butterfly/speed 3.
Slowly add 1 tsp lemon sugar at a time through hole in lid and whip 2 min/50°C/Butterfly/speed 3. The mixture will be runny. Spread it onto prepared tray and cook for 1 hour until well cooked, a little chewy in the centre but crunchy around the outside. Cool completely.
Line the base of a springform cake tin with paper.
Place cream into Thermomix bowl. Whip 20-30sec/Butterfly/speed 4 or until very soft peaks form.
Add lemon butter and stir through 3 sec/speed 3. Remove Butterfly.
Break up meringue and add to bowl. With the aid of the spatula, incorporate 10 sec/speed 6.
Spread into prepared cake tin and freeze for a few hours.
Beautiful presentation can be achieved with shaped moulds or by making individual servings in ramekins or dariole moulds.
Serve with fresh berries.