How to cook Baked Alaska


Thin layers of ice cream separated by Graham crackers crispy and clean, fudge sauce, you can also add a bit of drama to Bengal. Collect the desert the day before, and make sure to clean up the space in the freezer, before proceeding to the assembly. This recipe can easily be cut in half, just the sleeping houses base in 9-inch square pan, or you can bake it in a 9 x 12 inch pan and only use half.



6 cups of peppermint stick ice cream, slightly softened

1 1/2 cup fudge sauce, plus more for the service (this can be purchased, or use 1/2 recipe for Hot Fudge Sauce

One 15-ounce box of Graham crackers regular

1 1/2 cups of egg whites (from about 10 large eggs)

1/4 teaspoon cream of tartar

2 1/4 cups sugar


Remove brownie from their baking sheet and remove the paper from the bottom. Cut a piece of cardboard of the same size as brownies and wrap it in a double layer foil. Place the brownie cardboard foil coated, and place it on a baking sheet that will fit in the freezer. Working quickly, spread with cakes 2 cups of mint ice cream. Then sprinkle with 1/2 cup fudge sauce for ice cream layer. Above with one layer of crackers. Place tray in a freezer until firm, at least 30 minutes. Repeat this process two more times laying, and the last layer, as well as to cover the outer edges of crackers. Back in the freezer.

In a large bowl whisk edges proteins at high speed with the cream of tartar until they foam. Slowly add the sugar and beat until sugar is dissolved and whites in three times on the & # 39; volume and hold stiff peaks. Pour the beaten egg whites over the ice cream cake evenly. Using an offset spatula, make swirling pattern in the meringue, you can also use a pastry bag with a large star of the trip, to decorate it the same way. Freeze for 3 hours. The cake can be prepared to this point a day or two in advance and stored in a frozen state.

To serve, preheat oven to 500 degrees Fahrenheit dessert place directly from the freezer in an oven and bake until until well fry, from 3 to 4 minutes. Put the cake in Bengal, to take it to the table for a dramatic presentation! Serve in slices with extra sauce on the side of fiction.