Simple and easy dessert that will not leave you indifferent

You’ll love this 100% English dessert made with strawberry, meringue, and whipped cream. Fresh, delicious and reminiscent of traditional Pavlova, we bring you a springtime recipe that you will love for its taste and speed.

This dessert is perfect if you are Greedy and in a hurry. All you need is strawberries, and make or buy meringue and whipped cream. Once you have the ingredients, all you have to do is put them together on a vine or traditionally in a gratin. This is the last recipe that should be prepared at home for a gourmet break or an impromptu dinner.

His little story…
Eton mess and Pavlova are made of the same ingredients, but they don’t look alike and there is an explanation behind it. The story goes that during a walk in the town of Eton in England, a guest sat on Pavlova, which made him completely disorganized. The taste remains unchanged and so the Eaton Chaos recipe was born.

Eaton Mess Recipe 🍓


  • 500 gm strawberry
  • 30 cl full fat
  • 50 gm powdered sugar
  • 4 meringues


Start by washing the strawberries.

Mix half of the strawberries with half of the powdered sugar. You get the plaster you need Strain through a sieve To remove the strawberry seeds.

Take the meringues and crush them. Reservation. If you want to make your own, here’s a delicious recipe (it’s easier than you think).

using your Robot or electric mixerBeat the whipped cream. To do this, whip the cream (very cold) and as soon as it begins to rise well, but not yet thick enough, add powdered sugar. Finish whipping the whipped cream.

🍓Tip 1 : To make sure the whipped cream is whipped well, when you remove the whisk you should see a “bird’s beak” form at the end of it.
🍓Tip 2 : Before preparing the whipped cream, place the salad bowl or the bowl of a food processor in the freezer. When preparing the whipped cream, take it out. This trick makes it possible to eat whipped cream every time!

Once the whipped cream is ready, gently fold the meringue and remaining strawberry half into the whipped cream without crushing the fruit.

The dessert is assembled in verrines, alternating layers of cream, chollies, and fresh fruit. Finish with fresh strawberries and maybe some broken meringue for extra indulgence.

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