Total Time
2hrs
Prep 2 hrs
Cook 0 mins

a silky, cool old-fashioned dessert, prep time includes chilling

Directions

  1. Mix 1/3 cup sugar and gelatin in the top of a double boiler set over simmering water.
  2. Slowly stir in milk and stir until sugar and gelatin are completely dissolved.
  3. Beat the egg yolks until light then blend a bit of the hot mixture into it.
  4. Add the egg yolk mixture to the gelatin mixture and cook, stirring constantly until thickened.
  5. Mix in vanilla and then chill until mixture mounds slightly when dropped from a spool.
  6. Beat eggs whites until they form soft peaks, gradually beat in the remaining 1/3 cup sugar until stiff peaks form.
  7. Fold the custard mixture into the eggs whites and spoon into 6 goblets and chill until firm.
  8. If desired, top with fresh fruit or chocolate or butterscotch sauce.
Most Helpful

A leftover from childhood. easy to make and so light and tasty to eat thank you

vizsla2boys October 03, 2004