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Very Berry Recipe

Delicious berry recipe made with raspberries, strawberries and blueberries…

 

 

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Ingredients:

  • 1/4 cup of sugar
  • 1 lemon, juiced
  • 1 pint strawberries (cut into thick slices)
  • 1 pint of raspberries
  • 1 pint of blueberries
  • 1 and 1/2 tsp of cornstarch

Lemon cream:

  • 1 tbsp of sugar
  • 1 quart whipping cream
  • 1/2 tsp of vanilla extract
  • 1 jar of lemon curd
  • 1 plain cake (store bought)

 

How to:

  • Place the raspberries, strawberries and blueberries into a large bowl
  • Drizzle over half of the lemon juice
  • Lightly toss
  • Combine the berries, cornstarch, sugar and the rest of the lemon juice in a saucepan over medium heat
  • Bring to a simmer
  • Cook only until the berries begin to break down and the juices start coming out
  • Take the berries off the heat and allow to cool
  • The mixture should gradually thicken as it cools down
  • Whilst you are waiting for the mixture to cool, start making the lemon cream
  • In a large bowl, whip the cream with the vanilla and sugar
  • Put the lemon curd into a second bowl and stir in a little of the whipped cream to loosen it
  • Fold in the rest of the cream
  • Spoon a layer of the lemon cream into a large glass bowl
  • Add a layer of the cake, breaking the slices into pieces that fit
  • Soak the cake with a layer of berries and their juices
  • Continue this for another 3 layers
  • Leave room for another layer of cream on the top to finish
  • Leave in the fridge until it is ready to serve!

 

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13 Sep
2016
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