meringue


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me·ringue

 (mə-răng′)
n.
1. A mixture of egg whites and sugar beaten until stiff and baked until slightly brown, often used as a topping on pies.
2. A confection made by baking a lump or dollop of this mixture, often with added ingredients such as nuts or cocoa.

[French meringue.]

meringue

(məˈræŋ)
n
1. (Cookery) stiffly beaten egg whites mixed with sugar and baked, often as a topping for pies, cakes, etc
2. (Cookery) a small cake or shell of this mixture, often filled with cream
[C18: from French, origin obscure]

me•ringue

(məˈræŋ)

n.
1. egg whites stiffly beaten with sugar and browned in the oven, often used as topping for cream-filled pies.
2. a dessert shell made by baking such a mixture, often filled with fruit or cream.
3. a pie topped with meringue.
[1700–10; < French méringue; orig. uncertain]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.meringue - sweet topping especially for pies made of beaten egg whites and sugarmeringue - sweet topping especially for pies made of beaten egg whites and sugar
topping - a flavorful addition on top of a dish
Translations
sněhová pusinkasníh
marengs
marenki
masa od tučenog bjelanjka i šećera
habcsók
marengs
メレンゲ
머랭
bezėmorengas
bezē
snehová pusinka
maräng
ขนมอบที่ใช้ไข่ขาวตีจนฟูแล้วอบ
bánh trứng đường

meringue

[məˈræŋ] Nmerengue m

meringue

[məˈræŋ] n
(= topping, filling) → meringue f
(= cake) → meringue f

meringue

nMeringe f, → Baiser nt

meringue

[məˈræŋ] nmeringa

meringue

(məˈrӕŋ) noun
(a cake made from) a crisp cooked mixture of sugar and white of eggs.

meringue

مرنـغ sníh marengs Baiser μαρέγγα merengue marenki meringue masa od tučenog bjelanjka i šećera meringa メレンゲ 머랭 schuimpje marengs beza merengue меренга maräng ขนมอบที่ใช้ไข่ขาวตีจนฟูแล้วอบ beze bánh trứng đường 蛋白与糖的混合物
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Or how, at the tender age when a confectioner seems to him a very prince whom all the world must envy--who breakfasts on macaroons, dines on meringues, sups on twelfth-cake, and fills up the intermediate hours with sugar-candy or peppermint--how is he to foresee the day of sad wisdom, when he will discern that the confectioner's calling is not socially influential, or favourable to a soaring ambition?
She loved going to concerts, she loved stopping with her cousin, she loved iced coffee and meringues.
Mound the cooled meringue all over the ice cream and cake, and spread with a palette knife, making plenty of swirls.
If I bring wee meringue shells into work, they bring gasps of disbelief.
4 Drizzle the cooled melted chocolate over the meringue and use a metal spoon to fold it gently through to create a marbled effect with chocolate streaks running through the mix.
That's right, while the Bake Off's Alvin and Sandy were struggling to get their meringue frisbees to resemble ridiculously named torte, I was talking myself in and out of attempting the same thing.
Decant into a piping bag and pipe small domes of meringue onto the tray.
Drop the oven temperature to 150degC and bake for one hour, then turn off the oven, leaving the meringue in there to cool.
Recipes from Rachel's Everyday Kitchen by Rachel Allen is published by HarperCollins, photography by Tara Fisher ICED STRAWBERRY MERINGUE CAKE (serves 8-10) When I was younger, my mum used to make a dessert very similar to this and I've always loved it.