Lemon Pavlova

Ingredients

4 eggs, separated
1/2 teaspoon (2 ml) cream of tartar (tartaric acid)
1 1/2 cups (375 ml) sugar
3 tablespoons (45 ml) lemon juice
2 teaspoons (10 ml) grated lemon rind
1 cup (250 ml) heavy cream, stiffly whipped

Preparation

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Beat the egg whites until frothy. Add cream of tartar and gradually beat in 1 cup (250 ml) of the sugar until stiff peaks form. Spread the mixture in a greased 9-inch (23 cm) pie pan and bake in a preheated 275F (135C) oven for 20 minutes. Increase the temperature to 300F (150C) and bake an additional 40 minutes. Remove the meringue from the pie pan immediately and cool on a wire rack. Meanwhile, beat the egg yolks and remaining sugar until thick and lemon-colored. Stir in the lemon juice and rind and cook in a saucepan set over a pot of simmering water until
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Serves 6 to 8.

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Yield:

6.0 servings

Added:

January 1, 2010

Creator:

Anonymous

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