Low fat lemon curd

    17 min

    I love lemon curd but most recipes contain too much butter for my taste. This is a lighter recipe with just a knob of butter.

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    Makes: 1 glas

    • 125g very fresh egg yolks (from about 8 eggs)
    • 125g caster sugar
    • 1 to 2 lemons, juiced and zested
    • ein kleines St├╝ckchen Butter

    Prep:2min  ›  Cook:15min  ›  Ready in:17min 

    1. Measure out 125ml of the lemon juice, refrigerate the rest for another use.
    2. In a hot water bath, stir yolks with sugar, lemon juice and zest till thickened, about 15 minutes, Make sure the water does not boil, otherwise the eggs will curdle. Add the butter and stir till dissolved.
    3. Push through a fine sieve into a sterilised jar and let cool. Store in the fridge and use within a week.

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