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Lime Mousse

Updated February 23, 2016
This image courtesy of Joseph DeLeo

Our tart and buttery Lime Mousse was one of the store’s most popular desserts for years. Team it with our chocolate brownies for a sensational dessert. For variations, substitute fresh lemon or orange for the lime.

8 portions

CostInexpensive

Moderate

Total Timehalf-day

Make Ahead RecipeYes

Kid FriendlyYes

One Pot MealYes

OccasionBuffet, Casual Dinner Party, Cooking for a date, Formal Dinner Party

Recipe Coursedessert

Dietary Considerationpeanut free, soy free

Five Ingredients or LessYes

Mealdinner, tea

Moodfestive, romantic

Taste and Texturebuttery, fruity, light, rich, sweet, tangy, tart

Type of Dishdessert, pudding

Ingredients

  • 8 tablespoons (1 stick) unsalted butter
  • 5 eggs
  • 1 cup sugar
  • ¾ cup fresh lime juice (6 or 7 limes)
  • Grated zest of 5 limes
  • 2 cups heavy cream, chilled

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