Frozen Strawberry Meringue

Rev BJ Friley

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@RevBJFriley

Tips: You may use other berries (blueberries, raspberries, etc.) in place of strawberries.


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Serves:

4

Prep:

1 Hr 10 Min

Method:

No-Cook or Other

Ingredients

2 c
strawberries, rinsed crushed
3
egg whites
1/2 c
granulated sugar
powdered sugar or honey

OPTIONAL

mint sprigs, for garnish

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Crushed Strawberries: Wash berries under cold, running water. Remove hulls. Drain. Put berries into a small bowl. Mash with a potato masher or the rim of a glass. Set aside 1 cup to beat into the meringue. Sweeten remaining crushed berries to taste with powdered sugar or honey. Cover and refrigerate until ready to serve.
2
Preparation: In the large bowl of an electric mixer, beat egg whites on medium-high speed until the hold soft moist peaks.
3
Add sugar, about 1 Tablespoon at a time and beating constantly until meringue is thick and glossy.
4
Add the 1 cup crushed strawberries.
5
Beat on medium speed just to blend.
6
Transfer meringue mixture to a freezer container.
7
Cover or wrap well.
8
Freeze at least 1 hour until solid. (You can store in the freezer up to 1 month).
9
To serve, spoon crushed, sweetened-to-taste berries evenly in the bottom of 4 individual stemmed glasses or shallow dishes.
10
Top with frozen berry meringue.
11
Garnish with strawberries and mint sprigs, if desired.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Fruit Desserts
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American