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Egg white recipes

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Make the most of leftover egg whites by whipping them into light desserts such as meringues, pavlovas and macarons or savoury dishes like frittatas or dumplings.

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  • Meringues sandwiched with whipped cream piled on a plate

    Ultimate meringue

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.201 ratings

    Perfect your whisking skills for these light baked meringues - a blank canvas for tasty flavour combinations.

  • Chocolate & raspberry macarons on a cake stand

    Macarons

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.54 ratings

    Edd Kimber, champion of BBC's Great British Bake Off, shares his expert knowledge for baking picture-perfect macarons

  • Strawberry Pavlova on a plate with cake slice

    Strawberry pavlova

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.167 ratings

    When you find a punnet of perfectly ripe strawberries, showcase them in this irresistible summer dessert

  • Lightest ever meringues

    Lightest ever meringues

    A star rating of 4.1 out of 5.27 ratings

    Whisk up a batch of classic meringues, then get creative with citrus swirl, Turkish delight and chocolate varieties

  • Toffee meringue pie

    Toffee meringue pie

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.11 ratings

    If you've only thought of meringue pie as the lemon kind, then think again. This version with toffee is spectacular

  • Double chocolate cardamom pots

    Double chocolate cardamom pots

    A star rating of 4.1 out of 5.12 ratings

    A little pot that's as light as a feather but with a taste of chocolate heaven

  • Chocolate & berry mousse pots

    Chocolate & berry mousse pots

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.31 ratings

    Dessert doesn't have to be devilish as this good-for-you pud proves

  • Cherry chocolate pavlova

    Cherry chocolate pavlova

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.18 ratings

    Finish your meal with this impressive dessert, with billowing cream and fresh summer fruit

  • Chocolate pear crisp

    Chocolate pear crisp

    A star rating of 4.1 out of 5.51 ratings

    This delicious pud is lovely and rich, you’d never guess it contains zero saturated fat!

  • Louise Read's Coffee crunch cake

    Louise Read's Coffee crunch cake

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.37 ratings

    This recipe pairs a nutty meringue with coffee-flavoured Victoria sponge. No wonder it made it into the top three in our 20th birthday cake competition

  • Forgotten cookies

    Forgotten cookies

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.42 ratings

    What's in a name? Pop these in the oven, forget about them overnight, and you'll have crumbly cookies in the morning

  • Date, banana & rum loaf

    Date, banana & rum loaf

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.76 ratings

    A tasty cake with no added fat or sugar - try it to believe it. Plus it's easily made gluten-free

  • Refreshing lychee & lime sorbet

    Refreshing lychee & lime sorbet

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.14 ratings

    Turn a can of lychees into a no-fat fragrant dessert. A perfect ending to many meals

  • Skinny pepper, tomato & ham omelette

    Skinny pepper, tomato & ham omelette

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.19 ratings

    If you're in need of a protein boost try making this healthy omelette for breakfast, using fewer yolks lowers the cholesterol

  • Almond & lemon meringue roulade

    Almond & lemon meringue roulade

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.26 ratings

    This pudding from reader Elizabeth Clark is the perfect centrepiece, complete with chewy meringue, creamy lemon filling and retro decoration

  • Snowman in the garden cake

    Snowman in the garden cake

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.6 ratings

    Surprise the kids with something irresistible, or get them involved - either way, they'll love this magical cake.

  • Gooseberry meringue tart

    Gooseberry meringue tart

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.6 ratings

    Stuck for what to do with gooseberries? Think of a classic lemon dessert and simply swap the lemon

  • Cardamom meringue nests

    Cardamom meringue nests

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.2 ratings

    Let your guests fill these sweetly spiced meringues at the table with our suggested flavoured creams

  • Eton mess stacks

    Eton mess stacks

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.6 ratings

    We love individual puddings, they add a certain 'Je ne sais quoi' to an occasion. And these fab little meringues are definitely an occasion pudding

  • Braised oxtail with basil dumplings

    Oxtail stew with dumplings

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.42 ratings

    Slow-cooked oxtail is soft, melting meat and teamed with this rich red wine sauce it's perfect for parties

  • Mousse au chocolat

    Mousse au chocolat

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.27 ratings

    Delicious, light chocolate mousse made with bitter dark chocolate - a perfect end to a French cuisine based meal

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