How to make Baked Alaska -

Vanilla ice cream sandwiched between two sponge cakes, covered with meringue and browned with a blow torch.

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Vanilla sponge cake (वेनीला स्पौन्ज केक), Meringue (मेराइन)

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Desserts

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Baked Alaska

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Fusion cuisine is one that combines elements of different culinary traditions. Cuisines of this type are not categorized according to any one particular cuisine style and have played a part in a number of innovations.
Fusion food is a general term for the combination of various forms of cookery and comes in several forms.  

Prep Time : 0-5 minutes

Cook time : 11-15 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Sweet

Ingredients for Baked Alaska Recipe

  • Vanilla sponge cake as required

  • Meringue

  • Vanilla ice cream 1

  • Eggs 3

  • Lemon juice a drop

Method

Step 1

To make meringue, heat castor sugar with 100 ml water in a non-stick pan. Cook till the sugar melts.

Step 2

Separate egg yolks from the whites and place the whites in a bowl. Add lemon juice and beat well with an electric beater till soft peaks are achieved.

Step 3

Add the sugar syrup and beat continuously for 2-3 minutes.

Step 4

Halve the sponge horizontally

Step 5

Place the base half on a serving platter. Put the ice cream brick on it and top with the other half. Cover entirely with the meringue and make peaks on top. Brown the meringue all over with a blow torch.

Step 6

Serve.

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