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zabaglione with almond biscuits

This is a recipe for a favourite teatime pudding or sweet recipe. Many of the recipes on this site are traditional dating back many years, with the original creator lost in the mists of time and this is certainly one of them.

zabaglione with almond biscuits

Recipe Ingredients:

  • 4 egg yolks
  • 50 g (2 oz) caster sugar
  • 4-6 x 15 ml spoons (4-6 tbsps) Marsala wine or sherry

  • 50 g (2 oz) margarine
  • 50 g (2 oz) caster sugar
  • 40 g (1 1/2 oz) plain flour
  • 1 egg white
  • A few flaked almonds


Biscuits: Rub the margarine into the sugar and flour. Add the egg white and beat until smooth and creamy. Line a baking tray with baking parchment and place teaspoonfuls of the mixture on the tray. Lightly spread with a palette knife. Sprinkle with almonds. Bake in preheated oven 190C, 375F, Gas No. 5 for 10-12 minutes. Remove immediately and place over rolling pin. Cool.

Zabaglione: put all ingredients in a bowl and place over a saucepan half filled with simmering water. Whisk the egg mixture continuously until thick and fluffy (about 5-7 minutes ).Remove the bowl from the heat and pour into warmed serving dishes. Serve at once with almond biscuits.

  • Servings 4-6
  • Preparation Time 25 mins
  • Cooking Time 20 mins

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