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Lime Dessert

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  Melted unsalted butter 4 1⁄6 Ounce (115 gram / 4 ounce plus 1 teaspoon)
  Digestive biscuits 8 Ounce, crushed (225 gram)
  Caster sugar 3 Ounce (85 gram)
  Egg yolks 4
  Sweetened condensed milk 15 Fluid Ounce
  Fresh lime juice 5 Fluid Ounce
  Double cream 10 Fluid Ounce
  Ground nuts 1 Tablespoon (for decoration)

Lightly grease a loose bottom round 23 cm - 9" tin with the teaspoon of melted butter.
Combine the biscuits, sugar and butter in a bowl.
Lightly press this mixture into the prepared cake tin.
Cover with aluminium foil and chill in the fridge for an hour.
Meanwhile make the filling in a large mixing bowl, by beating the egg yolks until they are thick and creamy.
Add the condensed milk and lime juice and beat until the mixture is frothy.
Put this into the tin and place again in the fridge to set for a few hours.
In a smaller bowl whip the double cream and remove the pin carefully from the cake tin and slide onto a serving plate.
Spread the cream thickly over the top.
Decorate as you like and serve immediately.

Recipe Summary

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Preparation Time: 
25 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 668 Calories from Fat 397

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 44 g67.6%

Saturated Fat 14.2 g71.2%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 143.1 mg47.7%

Sodium 242.1 mg10.1%

Total Carbohydrates 61 g20.4%

Dietary Fiber 1.2 g4.6%

Sugars 46 g

Protein 9 g17.3%

Vitamin A 12.6% Vitamin C 16.6%

Calcium 17.4% Iron 2.2%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Lime Dessert Recipe