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Semifreddo means half - cold in Italian. It is made up of three main ingredients, eggs, sugar and cream and has endless variations. In addition to the ingredients mentioned above I used vanilla and a pinch of salt, and changed sugar to honey to give it a twist. Since it was meant to be a festive summer cake, I made berry coulis that I put inside the semifreddo as well as on the top of it. If you want to keep it simple, you may just top it with fresh fruits.

In most recipes, semifreddo is made using raw eggs, but I do not really like eating raw eggs myself, due to food safety reasons. In this recipe, however, eggs are heat-treated and absolutely safe.

Step 1: You'll need

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Ingredients of the semifreddo:

6 eggs

100 g honey

2 teaspoons vanilla extract

500 g heavy cream

a large pinch of salt

Ingredients of the coulis:

500 g berries (any: rasp-, black-, strawberries, etc.)

30 g honey

1 tablespoon rose water

1 leaf gelatine

Other equipment:

24x10cm silicone loaf form

silicone spatula

sugar thermometer

stand mixer

plastic wrap

Dumbphone1 month ago
Congratulations on your 1st place finish! Looks so yummy!
Momos75 (author)  Dumbphone1 month ago
Thanks :-)
jessyratfink2 months ago
It's so pretty!
Momos75 (author)  jessyratfink2 months ago