a half-ball of meringue with Koko Krunch cereals, strawberries and popcorn inside

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KOKO KRUNCH® Meringue nests with lemon & strawberry

A new twist on an old favorite dessert that is bursting with fruity, crunchy, chocolate flavors. Clean plates all around!

Preparation Time
60 min
Cooking Time
3 h
Cooling Time
2 h
Skill Level
Difficult
Serving Size
6

Ingredients

The meringue:
2egg whites
Double the weight in powdered sugar
The lemon mousse:
300 glemon curd (approx. 1 1/4 cup)
250 mlcool liquid full cream (30-35 % fat)
2of leaf/sheet gelatin
The filling:
6strawberries
A few Popcorn pieces and KOKO KRUNCH ®

Instructions

The meringue

  • Pour the whites in a salad bowl that will rest on the water bath.
  • Weigh them and put in double the weight of powdered sugar.
  • Start to mix with a whisk to include the sugar.
  • Bring the water to a simmer in a pan, and put the salad bowl on top.
  • Whisk with an electric mixer.
  • Gradually, the whites will coagulate with the heat, take volume and become shiny.
  • Once the meringue is compact, remove the salad bowl from the hot water.
  • Continue to whisk for 5 minutes.
  • Turn a cup muffin pan upside down on a baking sheet.
  • Fill the meringue into a parchment bag (5mm) and create spirals around the domes.
  • Heat your fan-assisted oven to 100-110°C and bake for 3 hours.
  • Remove from oven, let it cool then put it into the freezer for an hour.
  • It will allow you to unroll the domes easily.

The lemon mousse 

  • Pour the lemon custard into a small pan.
  • Plunge the gelatin sheet in a cold water bowl, in order to soften it.
  • Cook the cream on low heat, continuously mixing, and add the gelatin sheet.
  • Incorporate air into the mixture with a whisk and remove from the heat.
  • Pour the cream in a salad bowl and rapidly whisk until it becomes firm.
  • Pour the lemon custard into the cream and gently mix with a spatula four times total.
  • Keep the mix in your refrigerator for, at least, 2 hours.

The service

  • When you serve, put the lemon custard into a pastry bag fitted with a fluted tip and fill the meringues.
  • Do it gently, the meringues are fragile.
  • Lay the meringues on the dessert plates.
  • Wash the strawberries and cut them into dice.
  • Add them to the lemon custard.
  • Add a few popcorn kernels and KOKO KRUNCH® and serve immediately.

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