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

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  • Meringue kisses & icicles on a tray

    Meringue kisses & icicles

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.9 ratings

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

  • Lemon meringue fridge cake 2016

    Lemon meringue fridge cake

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.14 ratings

    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

  • Three vegan meringues garnished with strawberries

    Vegan meringues

    A star rating of 2.8 out of 5.42 ratings

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

  • A cake stand serving angel cake with meringue icing & strawberry ganache on top and gold streamers strewn around

    Angel cake with meringue icing & strawberry ganache

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.5 ratings

    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

  • Slice of lemon meringue parfait on a plate topped with strawberries

    Lemon meringue parfait

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.5 ratings

    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

  • A plate serving Eton mess cheesecake

    Eton mess cheesecake

    A star rating of 4.1 out of 5.20 ratings

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

  • Rainbow rippled meringues

    Rainbow rippled meringues

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.8 ratings

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

  • A dessert glass serving vegan Eton mess

    Vegan Eton mess

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.4 ratings

    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

  • Pineapple & ginger pavlova

    Pineapple & ginger pavlova

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.8 ratings

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

  • Meringues sandwiched with whipped cream piled on a plate

    Ultimate meringue

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.200 ratings

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

  • Chocolate meringue Mont Blanc cake

    Chocolate meringue Mont Blanc cake

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.3 ratings

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

  • Floating islands with caramel sauce

    Floating islands with caramel sauce

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.2 ratings

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

  • Cherry, rose & pistachio pavlova traybake

    Cherry, rose & pistachio pavlova traybake

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.2 ratings

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

  • Giant peach, nectarine & apricot meringue tart

    Giant peach, nectarine & apricot meringue tart

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.5 ratings

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

  • Individual rhubarb ripple pavlovas

    Individual rhubarb ripple pavlovas

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.4 ratings

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

  • Cranberry meringue roulade

    Cranberry meringue roulade

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.6 ratings

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

  • Honeyed peach & pistachio pavlova

    Honeyed peach & pistachio pavlova

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.4 ratings

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

  • Eton mess trifle

    Eton mess trifle

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

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

  • Coconut, raspberry & lime meringue slice

    Coconut, raspberry & lime meringue slice

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.30 ratings

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

  • Cranberry & orange meringue pie

    Cranberry & orange meringue pie

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.5 ratings

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

  • 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

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