Microwavable Lemon Curd!

Baking By ellavanilla Updated 24 Jul 2013 , 5:38pm by ellavanilla

ellavanilla Posted 24 Jul 2013 , 3:15am
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just used this recipe for microwaved lemon curd and it was so simple and came out perfect



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scrumdiddlycakes Posted 24 Jul 2013 , 3:43am
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Did you have to sieve it for eggy bits, or did it come out smooth?

My lemon curd recipe is very similar, but leaves me with a sink full of dirty dishes!

ellavanilla Posted 24 Jul 2013 , 4:26am
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ANo eggy bits. One bowl! One whisk! 5 minutes and perfect!

scrumdiddlycakes Posted 24 Jul 2013 , 4:53am
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Oooh, I have to do lemon curd for next week, going to try it!

bubs1stbirthday Posted 24 Jul 2013 , 5:23am
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My Grandma gave me a recipe for micro lemon curd/butter years ago - it really is fairly fail proof - one time I even cooked the egg to much by accident without stirring properly - I simply strained it through a fine sieve and continued cooking it. You never would have even been able tell that it had happened as it still cooked up perfectly. icon_smile.gif

ellavanilla Posted 24 Jul 2013 , 5:38pm
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I  think because the egg is mixed with the sugar and butter and then heated, there won't be cooked egg bits. I remember Rose Beranbaum talking about this on her blog, but I can't find it. 


anyway, it's in the fridge, it's beautiful and i'm so pleased. 

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