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Christmas Meringue

By RachelMB
It's been quite a while since I last uploaded here! I hope everyone's been doing ok Smile

This is one of my Christmas tree meringues which I made today for no particular reason except that I wanted to. Grin Easy and fun to make, they're pretty tasty, too! Made with icing sugar rather than castor and egg whites, whisked in a bowl over simmering water. It makes a really thick meringue which holds its shape when piped. I dyed the mixture green with food colouring (although it's more green inside, which is weird - it's quite pale on the outside!) and decorated with melted chocolate and regal ice when cool.

I know it's rather flat lighting, but when I tried more dramatic lighting it seemed to lose something. I'll try and remember to upload a differently-lit version tomorrow.


Tags: Christmas Food General Christmas tree Cooking Baking Meringue

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CarolG 11 199 20 Greece
6 Dec 2012 6:17AM
What a yummy looking meringue, Rachel Grin Carol

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KarenFB Plus
12 5.0k 171 England
6 Dec 2012 8:19PM
They do look delicious - I bet they're all gone now!! Looking forward to seeing another upload! Grin

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