1483 Almond plombières

Plombir mindal’nyj

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Appears in

A Gift to Young Housewives

By Elena Molokhovets

Published 1992

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  • ¼ lb, or ¾ glass, sweet almonds
  • 5–6 bitter almonds
  • 2 glasses thick cream
  • ¾–1 glass sugar
  • 1 glass whole milk
  • 5 egg yolks
  • about lbs, or 5 glasses, salt


    Pound very fine ¼ lb sweet almonds and 5–6 bitter almonds, adding water to prevent the oil from separating. Dilute with 1 glass whole milk, and squeeze out enough liquid to make 1 glass of almond milk. Mix with ¾ glass sugar and 5 egg yolks and heat, stirring, but do not boil. Pour into a mold and freeze until half ready. Mix with 2 glasses whipped cream, and cover with ice and salt, etc.

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