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Lemon Meringue Cake

BY HELEN S. FLETCHER, ON
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Lemon Meringue CakeThis Lemon Meringue Cake was inspired by a good friend of mine who had eaten a slice in New
York.  While this doesn’t resemble the one she had, the idea fascinated me since I had never thought of anything like it and I have to say I’m really excited to share this cake.

My first attempt was an abject failure.  I’ll leave it there.  Rethinking the idea, because I loved it so much, I redesigned the cake to better accommodate the fillings.  This cake is my favorite way to make a cake.  It’s a high ratio cake, meaning the weight of the sugar has to be the same or exceed the weight of the flour.  It is a further variation of my blog “From 1 Recipe Comes Multiple Cake Layers”. Continue reading