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Lemon Curd

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Ingredients
  Eggs 2
  Lemons 2
  Butter 2 1⁄2 Ounce
  Sugar 5 Ounce
Directions

MAKING
1. Wipe lemons with a damp cloth, the dry.
2. Over the lemon skins, rub about 10 pieces of cube sugar to extract the flavour.
3. Into a small bowl, squeeze in lemon juice.
4. Into a basin, break in egg and beat up lightly. Until they will run smoothly off the fork.
5. In a double saucepan, melt butter over low heat.
6. Add lemon juice, eggs and sugar. Stirring continuosly, cook the mixture very gently until the lemon curd coats the back of the wooden spoon and all the sugar has dissolved.
7. Transfer the lemon curd into a clean dry warm jar. Cover down as for jam.

SERVING
8. Use as an accompaniment for dishes of your choice.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Method: 
Mixing
Restriction: 
Lacto Ovo Vegetarian
Ingredient: 
Lemon
Interest: 
Party
Preparation Time: 
15 Minutes
Cook Time: 
10 Minutes
Ready In: 
25 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1223 Calories from Fat 598

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 68 g104.3%

Saturated Fat 39.6 g197.8%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 575.4 mg191.8%

Sodium 151.3 mg6.3%

Total Carbohydrates 155 g51.6%

Dietary Fiber 5.5 g21.8%

Sugars 142.4 g

Protein 15 g29.2%

Vitamin A 45.9% Vitamin C 148.9%

Calcium 14.2% Iron 14.8%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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Lemon Curd Recipe