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Submitted by marilyn 11 June 2009

Mix the egg yolk mixture into the egg white mixture, not the other way around. Do it slowly and don't be too careful about the folding. It’ll work and the beaten egg whites won't float



6 egg yolks ,200 g white sugar ,1/2 (375 milliliter) bottle white rum ,470 ml half-and-half cream ,470 ml heavy cream ,6 egg whites ,100 g white sugar ,0.4 g ground nutmeg,,


In a large bowl, combine egg yolks, 200g sugar and rum. Mix well, cover and refrigerate for 24 hours.

Stir half-and-half into cooled yolk mixture. In a large bowl, whip the heavy cream until soft peaks form; set aside.

In a separate clean bowl, with a clean whisk, whip egg whites until thick, then gradually add sugar and whip until peaks form. Fold the whipped cream into the egg whites, and then fold into the yolks mixture. Sprinkle top with nutmeg.

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