1459 Sabayon cream

Krem iz sabaiona

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Appears in

A Gift to Young Housewives

By Elena Molokhovets

Published 1992

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  • ½ lb sugar
  • 5 egg yolks
  • glasses, or ½ bottle, table wine
  • 3–5 zolotniki isinglass
  • ½ lemon
  • (½ wineglass rum)


    Rub ½ lb sugar over the zest of ½ lemon, pound the sugar, and beat with 5 egg yolks until white. Dilute with glasses light white wine, add the juice from ½ lemon, and place the mixture on top of the stove. Beat with a whisk until it thickens, remove from the fire, and set on ice, constantly beating with the whisk. Add 1 glass isinglass and, if desired, ½ wineglass white rum. Whip again, then pile into a mold, and set on ice.