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Lemon Solid

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Ingredients
  Lemon 2 , juiced
  Lemon rind 2
  Castor sugar 6 Ounce (175 Gram)
  Milk 1 Pint (600 Milliliter)
  Gelatin 1⁄2 Ounce (15 Gram)
Directions

GETTING READY
1. Lightly grease a jelly mould with oil.
2. Using a fine grater, grate the lemon rind taking care not to grate the pith.
3. Squeeze the lemon juice into a small bowl.

MAKING
4. In a mixing bowl, combine the lemon rind, sugar and half the milk. Stir to dissolve the sugar.
5. In a small saucepan, combine the remaining milk with the gelatin.
6. Place the pan on a low flame and heat the milk, stirring to dissolve the gelatin.
7. Pour the hot milk into the cold milk mixture and stir to dissolve the sugar.
8. Finally stir the lemon juice into the milk mixture. The milk will curdle slightly.

FINALIZING
9. Pour the mixture into the greased jelly mould and cover the mold with butter paper or plastic wrap.
10. Refrigerate for 5 hours until set.

SERVING
11. To unmould the jelly, dip the mould in luke warm water for 5 seconds and upturn on a cold dessert plate. Give a sharp tap to unmould it onto the plate.
12. The jelly will have two layers, clear jelly at the top and curd at the bottom.
13. Garnish with lemon twists and serve chilled.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Very Easy
Cuisine: 
Mediterranean
Course: 
Dessert
Method: 
Chilling
Restriction: 
Vegetarian
Ingredient: 
Lemon
Preparation Time: 
15 Minutes
Cook Time: 
5 Minutes
Ready In: 
0 Minutes
Servings: 
4

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