This dessert is light and tasty, perfect for an after-dinner treat!
- 2 Schnucks large eggs
- ¾ cup Schnucks granulated sugar
- 1 tbsp lemon zest
- ¾ cup Schnucks unsalted butter
- ¼ cup plus 2 tbsp fresh lemon juice
- (8) 4 oz glass jars
- 2 cups Schnucks whipping cream
- ¼ cup Schnucks powdered sugar
- 2 tsp Schnucks pure vanilla extract
- Driscoll’s® raspberries and fresh mint sprigs for garnish, optional
- In medium bowl, whisk together eggs, sugar and lemon zest until light and fluffy.
- In medium saucepan, heat butter and lemon juice to boiling over medium-high heat; remove from heat. To temper egg mixture, transfer ⅓ cup of the hot butter mixture into egg mixture while whisking constantly; add butter-egg mixture back to saucepan.
- Heat mixture to boiling over medium heat, whisking constantly. Cook 2 minutes or until large bubbles appear and mixture thickens; remove from heat. Transfer lemon curd to large bowl; cover surface with plastic wrap and refrigerate at least 6 hours or overnight.
- In large bowl, with mixer on low speed, beat cream, powdered sugar and vanilla 2 minutes. Increase speed to medium-high; beat 4 minutes or until medium-firm peaks form. Reserve 1½ cups whipped cream for garnish.
- With rubber spatula, fold half of the remaining whipped cream into lemon curd until combined; fold in remaining whipped cream. Evenly divide mousse into jars. Garnish with reserved whipped cream; top with berries and mint, if desired. Serve or refrigerate up to 4 hours.
468 Calories Per Serving
SATURATED FAT: 25G