Mince pie baked Alaska

Mince Pie Baked AlaskaWe found this recipe for Mince Pie Baked Alaska over on the Good Food Channel here.

It does look rather good.

Mince pie baked Alaska

By: Matthew Fort From: Market Kitchen



For the baked alaska

  • 2 egg whites
  • 100g Sugar
  • 2 luxury mince pies
  • 2 scoops vanilla ice cream
  • icing sugar, for dusting

For the chocolate chilli sauce

  • 100g dark chocolate
  • 3 tbsp golden syrup
  • 1 Orange, juice and zest
  • a few drops Tabasco



1. For the baked Alaska: whisk together the egg whites and sugar to make a meringue.

2. Slice the lids off the mince pies if they have them. Add a scoop of ice-cream and swirl the meringue mix over the top.

3. Use a blow torch to brown the meringue, or put under a hot grill.

4. For the chocolate chilli sauce: put the chocolate and the golden syrup in a glass bowl set over a pan of gently simmering water.

5. While the chocolate is melting, zest the orange, then juice it. Stir into the melted chocolate with a few drops of Tabasco sauce to give it a kick.

6. Serve the bakes Alaska mince pie with a dusting of icing sugar and a small bowl of the warm chocolate sauce.