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Meringue recipes

43 Recipes

From fluffy whisked egg whites to dessert of champions - try one of our new ways to serve crisp and chewy meringues

5 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Make meringue kisses and icicles to decorate a cake. The kisses look fabulous on our white chocolate, orange…

2 hrs and 20 mins
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9 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

This tangy dessert looks impressive but takes very little effort – most of the ingredients are ready-made, so it is simply a matter of construction

35 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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35 ratings 2.9 out of 5 star rating

Whip up some crunchy meringues for a showstopping dessert. This recipe uses vegan aquafaba (chickpea water) in place of eggs 

Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
3 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Make this showstopper to wow at any celebration. The mix of meringue icing with strawberry and white chocolate ganache makes it a perfect summer dessert

2 hrs and 30 mins
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3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Need an easy dessert for a dinner party? Try this lemon meringue parfait. You can make it ahead of time and put it in the freezer until you're ready to serve

4 hrs and 20 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
18 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

If you’re after a summer dessert to impress, try this decadent Eton mess cheesecake filled with creamy mascarpone, topped with meringues and…

20 mins
Easy
7 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Serve these multi-coloured meringues with flavoured creams for a stunning dessert. Our flavours include lavender, pistachio and blueberry

1 hr and 45 mins
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Gluten-free
3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Nothing says summer like a sweet, berry-filled Eton mess and this vegan version swaps the egg whites in the meringues for an ingenious alternative

1 hr and 50 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
7 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Pile whipped cream and charred pineapple on a meringue base to create a stunning dinner party dessert which you can make ahead

1 hr and 25 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
162 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

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

2 hrs and 15 mins
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This towering cake has layers of chocolate sponge, meringue and chestnut cream - a stunning centrepiece for a festive dinner party

2 hrs and 10 mins
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2 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Fluffy poached meringue is served over a rich crème anglaise in this classic dinner party dessert

35 mins
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27 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

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

1 hr and 25 mins
Easy
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Take this retro meringue dessert to another level by adding edible flower petals, coconut cream, fruit and nuts for even more texture

2 hrs and 5 mins
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Gluten-free
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Crisp hazelnut meringues with whipped cream and gooseberry compote make the perfect gluten-free summer dessert

1 hr and 45 mins
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Gluten-free
5 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Using shop-bought puff pastry makes this dazzling summer tart topped with stone fruit, almond paste and dollops of meringue super quick to prepare

55 mins
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3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Showcase vibrant rhubarb by poaching it with vanilla and combining with homemade meringue and whipped cream

1 hr and 15 mins
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Gluten-free
5 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Work on your meringue skills to roll up this sensational dessert with tangy fruit, toasted almonds and vanilla cream filling

40 mins
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Gluten-free
3 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Master the art of meringue and gain a kitchen skill for life. This pudding is topped with vanilla, cooked peaches and Greek yogurt

1 hr and 50 mins
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Gluten-free
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

A showstopper pud with a secret layer of chewy marzipan baked into the shortcrust base- impressive but so simple

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

Layer a quintessentially British pudding with sherry-steeped strawberries, meringue and cream then top with flaked almonds

40 mins
Easy
29 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Making one large meringue is much less fiddly than doing individual ones, and you can prepare all the elements ahead

1 hr and 45 mins
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5 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

The creamy, citrus filling in this pie contrasts wonderfully with the sweet, fluffy meringue - a sure-fire showstopper

1 hr and 40 mins
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23 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

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

50 mins
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