Made with cream and sugar, flavored with lime zest, and thickened with lime juice into a pudding-like consistency, these possets are an easy, elegant chilled dessert. A simple mango-and-mint fruit salad adds refreshing and tropical touch.
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A healthy helping of citrus zest, lime marmalade, and a dash of white rum make up the tropical trifecta of flavors in this easy, breezy tart. A dead-simple pastry crust and hearty sprinkling of toasted almonds are a toothsome, well-suited contrast.
"Keep the scurvy at bay" is the single descriptive line The Complete Nose to Tail gives to this recipe. And it's not far off: being that a whole lemon is used in the making of the cake, you'll be soaking in the Vitamin C.
Little more than vanilla sponge cake soaked in lemon syrup, The Complete Nose to Tail bakes it in a bowl, rind and all. The result? Soft, clinging cake with a kiss of citrus.
It's time for an easy no-bake treat, and that, friends, is where the British dessert Summer Pudding comes in. I took this simple no-bake pudding and turned into a parfait that's perfect for breakfast: it's just white bread, berries, and yogurt.