Friday, April 11, 2014

Lemon Meringue #Waffles with Strawberry Syrup

Lemon Meringue Waffles by Angie Ouellette-Tower for godsgrowinggarden.com/ photo 007_zps7f6a02ef.jpg


Lemon Meringue Waffles with Strawberry Syrup


I should have called these Lemon "Meringue-less" because there is no meringue but I did use the Lemon custard that you would find in Lemon Meringue pie.  Meringue is not my favorite - too sweet for my taste - but you could make a Meringue cookie & place on top of this waffle!


I used the Belgian Waffle maker that was a gift from my parents - click HERE to view.


Click HERE if you would like to learn how to make your own Strawberry Syrup

Lemon Meringue Waffles by Angie Ouellette-Tower for godsgrowinggarden.com/ photo 005_zps1a849249.jpg Lemon Meringue Waffles by Angie Ouellette-Tower for godsgrowinggarden.com/ photo 004_zps9e096263.jpg

The recipe that I'm sharing today is just for the Lemon Custard Dollop - I will share my waffle batter recipe in a different post.

3/4 cup sugar
1/4 cup cornstarch
3/4 cup water
2 egg yolks (lightly whisked)
2 tablespoons butter
juice from 1 large lemon
1 teaspoon lemon rind (grated)
Waffles
Strawberry Syrup (click HERE to learn how to make your own Strawberry Syrup)


In a medium saucepan combine the sugar & cornstarch.  Slowly add the water while stirring all the time.  Place on medium heat and stir until it comes to a boil - then remove the pan from the heat.  Now you will need to "temper" the yolks - take 1/3 of the hot mixture & whisk into the egg yolks (whisking all the time until combined) - now add this egg yolk mixture into the remaining hot mixture in the saucepan & whisk until combined.  Return to the heat & boil for 1 minute.  Turn off the heat & stir in the butter, lemon rind & lemon juice - stir until the butter has melted & is totally mixed in.


Lemon Meringue Waffles by Angie Ouellette-Tower for godsgrowinggarden.com/ photo 006_zps777a9829.jpg


To Assemble - Place a warm waffle on a plate - spoon a dollop of lemon custard & then pour Strawberry syrup on top!  Serve immediately & ENJOY!



Lemon Meringue Waffles by Angie Ouellette-Tower for godsgrowinggarden.com/ photo 007-Copy_zps6e2f2f77.jpg





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11 comments:

  1. Thanks so much for linking up to this month's Share the Love Blog Hop

    these waffles look amazing!!

    Natasha xx

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  2. These look so good! I love waffles and my hubbie would just die for the strawberry syrup. Hugs

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  3. What a creative idea! These sound soooooo good!

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  4. Your meringue recipe is so much like my grandmothers she used for more than pies, such as a dressing for fruit salad with whipped cream. A Host for Wake Up Wednesday. Have a great evening, Karren

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  5. These look delicious!!! Stopping by and co-host of Sew Crafty Angel and a follower. Here is what I shared this week: http://craftybrooklynarmywife.blogspot.com/2014/04/travel-neck-pillows.html
    Stop by my blog and follow when you have a moment. Thank you!!

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  6. it looks delicious! will definitely go after the strawberry sirrup recipe

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  7. yummy. thanks for sharing. found you on the wake up wednesday linky.

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  8. Oh my goodness, this combines my two favorite things, waffles and anything with lemon! A Sunday morning must-try. Glad I popped in from Wake Up Wednesday!

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  9. The waffles looked so nice and delish. Thanks for sharing with 4 seasons blog hop.

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