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Creamy Meringues

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  Egg whites 2
  Salt 1 Pinch
  Castor sugar 4 Ounce
  Sweetened and flavored cream 1⁄4 Pint

Place egg whites and salt in a clean dry bowl and whisk until whites stand up in points.
Beat in 2-3 teasp of sugar, then lightly fold in remainder.
Using a bag and plain vegetable pipe, force the mixture in shell shapes on to grease-proof paper on a baking-sheet.
Alternatively, use 2 dessertsp. to shape oval meringues, dip the spoons in cold water.
Dredge with castor sugar and bake in a very cool oven (265° F., Gas 1/2).
When meringues are firm, loosen from paper and press-in the soft centre; return to oven till dry and crisp.
When cool, sandwich 2 meringue shells together with whipped cream.
Decorate with glace cherries and angelica.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 789 Calories from Fat 200

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 20 g30.9%

Saturated Fat 20 g99.8%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 59.9 mg20%

Sodium 352.1 mg14.7%

Total Carbohydrates 134 g44.6%

Dietary Fiber 0 g

Sugars 133.8 g

Protein 6 g12.6%

Vitamin A Vitamin C

Calcium 0.4% Iron 0.27%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Creamy Meringues Recipe