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You'll need to begin this recipe the day before.

You'll need

60 gm strawberries, hulled and coarsely chopped, plus extra to serve 60 gm raspberries, plus extra to serve 2½ tbsp rosewater 4 eggs 2 egg yolks 110 gm (½ cup) caster sugar 40 gm liquid glucose (see note) 500 ml (2 cups) pouring cream 60 gm Turkish delight, finely chopped


  • 01
  • Combine berries and rosewater in a small bowl, mash together using a fork, then strain into a bowl, discarding solids. Combine berry liquid, eggs, egg yolks, sugar and glucose in a heat-proof bowl and whisk over a pan of simmering water for 7-8 minutes or until thick and pale. Transfer to an electric mixer and whisk until cold. Fold in cream, then Turkish delight, spoon into a 2-litre container and freeze overnight. Serve semifreddo with extra berries and scatter with rosewater.

Note Liquid glucose is available from the baking section of supermarkets and health food stores.

At A Glance

  • Serves 6 people
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  • Serves 6 people

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