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Brian’s Eton Mess

This is a twist on two very traditional English puddings. First the old pudding called Eton Mess, which was invented at the very posh school, Eton, and is made by mixing together bashed-up meringue, fresh strawberries and cream. Second the traditional Cornish cream tea served down in the south-west of England, which is scones with strawberry jam and clotted cream. The scones act like a sponge, but you could use cookies or meringue.

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Posted by Edith32 • 2y ago • Report
Edith from Australia, watched Mr O make this on his show and loved it.
Posted by Edith32 • 2y ago • Report
I watched Mr O make this on his show and loved it.
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Posted by Lynette49 • 4y ago • Report
I made this recipe with meringue, shop bought, with double cream whipped with vanilla sugar (as i could not get Cornish clotted cream) with strawberries and raspberries, it was the best desert i have tasted, thank you
Posted by Nicole245 • 5y ago • Report
You only feel 2 inches tall if you give yourself permission to feel 2 inches tall!!!