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Meringue recipes

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

2 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

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

2 hrs and 5 mins
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5 ratings 3.4 out of 5 star rating

A grand traditional dessert of poached fruit, cake and light meringue peaks - serve hot from the oven

1 hr and 40 mins
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7 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

No summer soirée is complete without a perfect pavlova – make the meringue ahead of time and store in a cake tin

2 hrs
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7 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

A shot of ice-cold limoncello is the perfect partner to Stephen Terry's version of this classic dessert

3 hrs
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3 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Add a bit of passion to your pudding with this modern take on a classic

1 hr and 25 mins
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6 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Need a pudding fast? These four-ingredient pots taste as good as they look and will save the day in under 20 minutes

15 mins
Easy
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

This is doubly sticky - gooey, mallowy meringue, hiding under a crisp crust, is paired with syrupy plums

1 hr and 40 mins
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12 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Perfect with a glass of rosé or pink champagne - delicious and simple.

2 hrs
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15 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

A fantastic combination of sweet nutty meringue, fresh cream and tart raspberries

1 hr
Easy
5 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Britain's Best Pud entrant, Imogen Bahl, stood out in the under-12 category with this sophisticated dessert

55 mins
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10 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

This twist on baked Alaska looks simply stunning – and the dark chocolate and orange flavours are just as good. Try it for Christmas, Hogmanay or New Year

1 hr and 45 mins
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5 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

A great dinner party centre piece you can make ahead

1 hr and 40 mins
Easy
11 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

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

2 hrs
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33 ratings 2.2 out of 5 star rating

Watch these effortless meringues quadruple in size as they cook in under two minutes

5 mins
Easy
25 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

A tasty, light and fluffy low-fat treat

1 hr and 20 mins
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3 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

This fabulous no-cook dessert is perfect for summer entertaining

20 mins
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6 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

Light, fruity and frothy, these quick puds are a smart choice for entertaining

35 mins
Easy
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

This is a simple French-style meringue, which should be used as a base for a variety of desserts and mousses

10 mins
Easy
3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

These meringues, with fresh, subtle Indian flavours, can be made in advance and frozen for up to a month - ideal for a New Year buffet

5 hrs and 15 mins
Easy
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