Rhubarb mousse

Rhubarb mousse
This delicious mousse is the perfect summer dessert: a delicate combination of stewed rhubarb and Italian meringue.
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Last modified on: August 25th 2019

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Step by step recipe

Stage 1 - 15 min.
Rhubarb mousse
Prepare 300 g Italian Meringue.

Stage 2 - 1 min.
Rhubarb mousse
Tip 150 g Stewed rhubarb into the meringue.

Stage 3 - 5 min.
Rhubarb mousse
Gently fold the stewed rhubarb into the meringue with a soft spatula.

Stage 4 - 5 min.
Rhubarb mousse
Divide out 100 g Stewed rhubarb evenly between the dishes. There should be about 1 cm in the bottom of each glass or ramekin.

Stage 5 - 5 min.
Rhubarb mousse
Fill up the dishes with mousse.

Stage 6 - 2 min.
Rhubarb mousse
Scatter a few toasted flaked almonds on top to finish.

Stage 7
Rhubarb mousse
Refrigerate until serving, but best served within a few hours.
This is a simple mousse, just a mixture of meringue and stewed rhubarb. It is quite fragile, so does not keep and should be eaten the day it is made. If not, it will deflate or compact at the very least.

If you are in a hurry and don't have time to make Italian meringue, French-style meringue will also work.
Should be eaten the day it is made.
Home made.
Nutritional information
Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
1,196 Kcal or 5,007 Kj30 gr630 gr42 gr
60 %11 %59 %6 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
199 Kcal or 833 Kj5 gr105 gr7 gr
10 %2 %10 %1 %
Per person
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
149 Kcal or 624 Kj4 gr79 gr5 gr
7 %1 %7 %1 %
% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2000 k-calories or 8400 k-joules by day for a woman (change to a man).
Possible allergens in this recipe: Egg, Nuts
How much will it cost?
  • For 8 people : 1.18 £
  • Per person : 0.15 £

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This recipe uses (among others)
Italian MeringueItalian Meringue: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Frozen Nougat, Lemon Tart / Meringue Pie, Lemon Meringue Pie Verrines, Pear and lime meringue pie, Lime meringue tart, ... All
Stewed rhubarbStewed rhubarb: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Strawberry and rhubarb crumble, ... All
Toasted flaked almondsToasted flaked almonds: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Peach and blackcurrant sundae, Jamaican cup, Pear and chocolate tart with a hint of mint, Like Bounty, Coupe Augustin, ... All
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