Yes! You did read the title correctly! I guess you may not know that there are some classic English Desserts that can be prepared in less than 30 minutes, yet delicious and great!. There are lots of English Desserts that takes less than an hour to prepare. This comprehensive list will take you through a short tour on some of these great desserts.
This traditional trifle speaks and shouts British!. Although this recipe comes with lots of variations, which may involve making custard band jelly, yet it can still be quickly prepared in case you’re in a hurry. It takes less time to get this done, and it does not require jelly, but ready made custard which will enable you make your trifle in less than 12minutes. You will need 100oz /300g of sponge cake, 10oz / 300g of fresh strawberries, 2 cups of custard, 2 cups of heavy whipping cream and 6 tablespoons of sweet sherry (optional).
Classic English Eton Mess Recipe
If there are foods that makes a summer day perfect, then the classic English Eton mess recipe that takes less than 15minutes to prepare is one of them. In any list of strawberry recipes, this quintessential dessert from Britain must be included. How the dish came about its name is unclear, but it is a traditional dish served at Eton college. You will need 300ml of whipping cream, 1 tablespoon caster of sugar, 100g of ready made meringue and 450g of fresh strawberries to prepare this dish.
Simple Rhubarb Fool Recipe
This recipe takes about 25 minutes to prepare. It only requires four ingredients to prepare this whimsical British dessert. Rhubarb, honey, mascarpone and cream are all you need to make this happen!. All you need is 2 and half cups of rhubarb, 1/4 cups of clear honey, 2/3 cups of mascarpone and 1 cup of whipping cream.
Lemon Posset Recipe
One the recipes that makes cooking fun is the lemon posset, because it only takes about 15 minutes to prepare. The posset was originally a drink made from honey and hot milk, spiced with ale or wine. During the middle ages, it was used as a popular remedy for minor ailments and cold, and also helps to aid sleep for people who finds it difficult to sleep. It can be prepared with just about three ingredients.: 2 large un-waxed lemons, 425 ml of double/ heavy cream and 125 g of sugar.
Traditional Scottish Cranachan Recipe
This Scottish recipe is quick and easy to cook, perfect recipe for celebration such as Christmas, Hogmanay, etc. You will need 2 oz of steel cut, 8 oz of raspberries, 1 pint of double cream, 3 tablespoons or malt whisky and 1 tablespoon of honey. Others are Scottish Tipsy Laird recipe, Super easy Scottish Cranachan recipe, etc.
The British definitely know how to do desserts, all of these desserts are scrumptious! They’re best served with a cup of tea on a rainy day. Try these delicious English desserts out!