Lemon Curd Filling

Ingredients

2 lrg Eggs
1/2 cup Sugar
6 tablespoons Strained lemon juice, (2 lemons)
1 tablespoon Finely grated lemon zest
3 ounces Unsalted butter, (6 tablespoons)
Chilled and cut into 6 pieces

Preparation

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In a 1 1/2 quart heavybottomed saucepan, whisk briefly to combine the eggs, egg yolks, sugar, lemon juice, and lemon zest. Add the pieces of butter, and place the saucepan over medium heat, stirring constantly over the entire bottom. Cook the mixture without boiling until it begins to developbody and thicken. Remove from heat and pour through a stainless steel sieve into a bowl. Cover the surface with plastic wrap, poke a few small slits in the plastic with the tip of a paring blade allowing steam to escape while

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Yield:

1.0 servings

Added:

December 10, 2009

Creator:

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