Iced Maple Syrup Mousse

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Sep. 16, 2011

Ingredients

Pure maple syrup 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Eggs 4 , separated
Vanilla 1/2 Teaspoon
Heavy cream 1 1/4 Cup (20 tbs)
Toasted slivered almonds 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)

Directions

Place the syrup and the egg yolks in the top of a double boiler over boiling water.

Beat well together and cook until the syrup thickens, or to 165 degrees on a candy thermometer.

Cool.

Add the vanilla.

Whip the cream until stiff, and mix gently into the syrup.

Beat the egg whites until stiff but not dry.

Fold into the syrup and cream.

Pour into a 6-cup mould or container and freeze.

To unmould, dip in hot water and turn out on a plate, or scoop into tall glasses.

Sprinkle with toasted almond slivers.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Medium
Cook Time: 20 Minutes
Ready In: 20 Minutes

Nutrition Facts

Serving size Complete recipe

Calories 2490Calories from Fat 1440

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 162 g249.2%

Saturated Fat 77 g385%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol

Sodium 442 mg18.42%

Total Carbohydrates 234 g78%

Dietary Fiber 6 g24%

Sugars 191 g

Protein 43 g86%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet