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Recipe from: 11/20/1991 12:00:00 AM
Ingredients 3
Servings 24


  • 6
    egg whites
  • 2
    cream of tartar
  • 270
    castor sugar


Leave egg whites in a bowl at room temperature for 20 minutes.
Sprinkle cream of tartar over and beat until stiff patterns are left by the beaters when lifted.
Add 210 g castor sugar, 15 ml at a time and beating after each addition, until mixture is smooth and sugar is completely absorbed.
Add remaining castor sugar at once and fold in with a rubber scraper. Do not beat.
Line baking sheets with waxed paper. Place heaped tablespoonfuls of mixture on paper and bake at 110 ºC for 1 1/2 hours.
Remove from waxed paper while still warm, or meringues will stick.
To serve, sandwich together with a thick layer of whipped cream and decorate with blanched almonds.

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