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This refreshing Portuguese simple lime mousse recipe (receita fácil de mousse de lima) makes the perfect dessert.
Preparation time:
4 h 15 min
Cooking Time:
Ready In:
4 h 15 min
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Portuguese Simple Lime Mousse Recipe

Portuguese Simple Lime Mousse Recipe

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Posted in: Desserts
Fri, Feb 9, 2018, 17:37
4 out of 5 with 9 ratings
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1 and 1/2 packs of Maria biscuits (about 300g)2 and 1/2 cups of condensed milk1/2 teaspoon of lime juice1 and 1/4 cups of heavy cream1 sachet of gelatin powder without flavor3 egg whites, beatenSliced lime to decorate
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  • This site uses US measurements.


    1. In the blender, mash the biscuits and put aside.
    2. Blend the condensed milk, lime juice, heavy cream and gelatin (prepared according to the package instructions) until creamy.
    3. Transfer to a bowl, and gently mix in the beaten egg whites.
    4. In a tall bowl, insert a layer of lemon mousse, than a layer of mashed biscuits and than another layer of mousse.
    5. Garnish with lime wedges and refrigerate for 4 hours before serving.
    Recipe & Photo Credit: guiadacozinha.com *


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