Pavlova Layer Cake

Pavlova Layer Cake

Time: 40 mins
Serves: 8


4 large Sunny Queen egg whites
1 cup caster sugar
1 tablespoon cornflour
2 teaspoons white vinegar
1 kiwi fruit, peeled and sliced thinly and halved
1 punnet strawberries, hulled and quartered
1 punnet raspberries
350 millilitres cream
small mint leaves, to garnish


Preheat oven 150°C and line 2 baking trays with baking tray. Draw two 25 cm diameter circle on each piece of baking paper.
Place egg whites into the bowl of an electric mixer and beat on medium high speed until stiff peaks form.
Gradually add sugar, 1 tbsp at a time, until sugar dissolves and the mixture is thick and glossy. Add the cornflour and white vinegar.
Divide mixture evenly between trays and spread with the back of a spoon until an even thickness.
Bake 40 minutes, swapping trays half way, until crisp and dry.
Turn heat off and leave meringue in oven with door ajar for 1 hour or until completely cooled.
Beat cream with electric beaters to firm peaks. Place one of the meringue discs onto serving plate and spread with a third of the cream. Scatter over a third of the berries and place remaining meringue on top. Spoon remaining cream and pile on berries and kiwi fruit.
Garnish with mint leaves and serve immediately.

Recipe from Sunny Queen

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