Tropical Eton Mess

Servings: 4 large nests


150ml (5 fl oz)
100g (3.5 oz)
200g (7oz)
coconut yoghurt (we love Coconut Collab)
25g (0.8 oz)



Make sure all the equipment and utensils you’re using are super clean and completely oil free. Even the smallest bit of grease can turn your perfect peaks into a sticky mess.


Preheat oven to 100°C/210°F/Gas 1.5 and line 2 baking trays with parchment paper.


Start whisking your OGGS Aquafaba, starting on a medium speed (so you don’t risk getting showered in aquafaba!) and whisk until soft peaks form.


Add the cream of tartar and whisk on the highest speed until stiff peaks form.


One tablespoon at a time, slowly add the sugar and continue mixing, until all the sugar is gone. Scrape down the sides of the bowl a couple of times to ensure you are getting all the sugar into the mix. The mixture should be so stiff, it doesn’t shift at all.


Dollop the meringue mixture onto the prepared baking trays and pop in the oven for 2 hours. Resist opening the oven, so the heat stays consistent.


After the 2 hours is up, turn off the oven and leave the meringues in there to dry for at least another hour.


Before you start decorating your cooled meringues, fry off the almonds in a dry pan. Keep an eye on them, as they quickly burn; they need to be stirred continuously.


Once they’re done, it’s time to decorate! Spoon your coconut yoghurt into the middle of the nests and drape your fruit on top. We think lime zest works perfectly.


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

If You Enjoyed This, Then You May Also Like...

PlantBased Newsletter

Register for our regular bulletins of all things PlantBased