Home    Subscribe    FAQ    Contact    Login
Share your craft ideas for a share of the ad revenue. Click on Write For Us.

Fruit Salad Meringue

by Bryony Harrison (follow)
I'm a freelance writer & poet; if you would like to read my poetry, please check out my book, 'Poems on the Page' from tinyurl.com/pgyyx76
Easy (840)      Any Age (399)      Cooking (37)      Fruit (25)      Recycling (19)      Meringue (1)     


fruit salad, meringue


The other day, I made an apricot tart that left me with lots of egg whites and a few tinned apricots. I hate wasting food, so decided to do something with them. With stewed blackberries and a fruit salad in the fridge, which were at risk of being thrown out if they weren't eaten soon, I had my answer. Fruit salad meringue.

While kids can make this healthy dessert, they can learn about the value of recycling at the same time. It is quick and easy to whip up, and at the end of it, they have something tasty to eat.

I had enough to make two meringues, but you can make adjustments depending on how many leftovers you have.

Time: 35 minutes
Age: Any Age
Level: Easy

Materials



meringue


4 leftover egg whites
Left over fruit (either from a fruit salad, or old fruit that needs using up)



fruit salad


2 recycled pie dishes
30g Truvia Sweetener (or 100g caster sugar)
40g cornflour
Mixing bowl
Whisk

Method
Pre-heat your oven to 160 ༠C/ 140 ༠C fan/300 ༠F/2 Gas.
Whisk the egg whites to soft peaks.



meringue


Whisk in the sweetener/sugar and cornflour to stiff peaks.



fruit salad


Pour the fruit salad into two pie dishes.



meringue


Divide the meringue mix in half and spread half over each fruit salad.



fruit salad, meringue


Bake in the oven for twenty minutes.

Categories
#Recycling
#Fruit
#Meringue
#Any Age
#Easy
#Cooking
I like this Article - 6
[ print friendly ]
More Articles by Bryony Harrison
Food containers come in lots of interesting shapes and sizes that can be used to make fun things...
6 likes
Why bother spending money on gift tags when you can make your own? It is something that the kids can...
8 likes
Paddington Bear comes from deepest, darkest Peru
11 likes
When I was a child, I used to collect horse chestnuts, and there was nothing more I enjoyed doin...
1 like
We take so many photos these days that we don't have enough frames to put them in
6 likes
If you fancy having some fun with the presentation of your breakfast at Easter, then why not mak...
4 likes
view all articles by Bryony Harrison
Articles by Bryony Harrison on Other Hubs
Some cool pawprint paper to do your thing on
833 views
My Google Plus Profile
ID: 2933
[ Submit a Comment ]
Featured Articles
Do your children love fairies, elves and other enchanted creatures? If so, they’ll enjoy creating th...
14 likes
Trending Articles
Here is a fun project
2 likes
Around Christmas time, I love spending time making crafts with my kids to decorate our house for the...
9 likes
Here's how to make an interesting bronze-effect sculpture using
by Jane
12 likes
Make your own macramé hot air balloon
5 likes
This is a fun way for kids and parents to fingerprint a valentine's red balloon themed card
7 likes
The technique used to create these hearts is easier than you would expect and it doesn't take long t...
10 likes
This is another plant paper craft that the kids can add to their collection
7 likes
This is a simple, creative activity for you, your child and even the two of you! Enjoy! Time: 15-...
2 likes
Teaching your kid to save money is a great way to introduce them to the value of money
7 likes
These Pressed Flower Windows are an easy and beautiful way to preserve kids flower memories
by Lucy
9 likes
Categories
Under 5s (577)
Any Age (399)
Over 10s (376)
Baby (11)
Links (1)
Easy (840)
Medium (236)
Hard (36)
Featured on Other Hubs
 
Copyright 2012,2013,2014,2015,2016 On Topic Media PTY LTD. ABN 18113479226. mobile version