Floating Islands

Preparation info

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Appears in

Mrs Beeton's All About Cookery

By Isabella Beeton

Published 1861

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  • 2 egg whites
  • 2–3 tablesp. raspberry jam or redcurrant jelly
  • 1 pt.


Beat the egg whites until stiff, then lightly fold in the jam or jelly a teaspoonful at a time. Whip the cream until stiff and spread lightly in the bottom of a glass dish. Drop tablespoonfuls of the egg