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Frozen Nesselrode Mousse

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Ingredients
  Egg whites 5
  Cream of tartar 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Sugar 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Egg yolks 5
  Salt 1⁄8 Teaspoon
  Golden rum 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  Lemon juice 2 Teaspoon
  Heavy cream 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Chopped mixed candied fruit 4 Ounce
Directions

GETTING READY
1. In the large bowl of a mixer, tip in the egg whites. Let them stand till they reach room temperature. This will take one hour
2. Add the cream of tartar to the egg whites and use the mixer to beat the egg whites at high sped till soft peaks form. This will take about ten minutes
3. Gradually add ¾ cup sugar of the egg whites while beating 2 tablespoons at a time. Continue to beat till stiff peaks forms.
4. Set aside till required

MAKING
5. In a large bowl, tip in the egg yolks and beat well. Add salt and white well again till thick and smooth lemon colored strings are formed
6. Gradually add the 1/4th cup of sugar and beat well again. Then pour in the golden rum and lemon juice and beat well again.
7. Lastly, beat in the heavy cream, rum mixture, candied fruit and whipped cream into egg-white mixture. Turn evenly and gently into a large serving bowl (about 2-quart).
8. This can be served immediately and or frozen and freezer-wrapped till required

SERVING
9. Remove from freezer and let stand fro 5-10 minutes. Decorate with candied cherries and angelica leaves.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
Continental
Course: 
Dessert
Occasion: 
Christmas
Ingredient: 
Butter
Preparation Time: 
15 Minutes
Servings: 
12

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