This makes a delicate sponge that separates in the oven so there's a layer of lemon pudding in the bottom of the bowl. We like raspberry sorbet on top for color and brightness, but my restaurant partner Rich Melman likes my Buttermilk Ice Cream on top for a creamier soothing experience.
Recipe courtesy of Gale Gand
Show: Sweet Dreams
Episode: Perfect Puddings
Save Recipe Print
Lemon Sponge Pudding
Total:
50 min
Active:
20 min
Yield:
8 servings
Level:
Intermediate
Total:
50 min
Active:
20 min
Yield:
8 servings
Level:
Intermediate

Ingredients

Directions

Preheat the oven to 325 degrees F. Butter the ramekins.

In a mixer with a paddle attachment, cream the butter with 1/3 cup of the sugar. Mix in the egg yolks; then fold in the flour (it may look curdled.) With a whisk, work in the milk, lemon juice and lemon zest.

In a standing mixer fitted with a whisk attachment, whip the egg whites until foamy. Gradually add the 3/4 cup sugar and continue whipping on medium speed until glossy. Whisk 1/4 of the whites into the lemon mixture and then fold in the remainder.

Portion the batter immediately into the buttered dishes filling 3/4 of the way full and bake immediately in a water bath covered with foil for 30 minutes. Serve warm topped with a scoop of raspberry sorbet.

Trending Videos 6 Videos

Get the recipe

Grilled Fish and Pineapple 01:02

Pineapple planks are your tasty solution for grilling fish filets.

Similar Topics:

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Banana Pudding

Recipe courtesy of Sandra Lee

Sauteed Broccoli Rabe with Garlic and Lemon Zest

Recipe courtesy of Tyler Florence

Lavender and Lemon Cookies

Recipe courtesy of Giada De Laurentiis

Spinach Salad with Meyer Lemon Caesar Dressing and Flatbread Croutons

Recipe courtesy of Bobby Flay

Lemon Spaghetti with Jumbo Shrimp

Recipe courtesy of Giada De Laurentiis

Lemon-Garlic Shrimp and Grits

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Steamed Lemon Raspberry Sponge Pudding

Recipe courtesy of Gale Gand

Chocolate Sponge Puddings

Recipe courtesy of Melissa d'Arabian

Browse Reviews By Keyword

          Get Cooking

          Food Network Apps

          In the Kitchen

          Get over 70,000 FN recipes on all your mobile devices.

          Facebook Messenger

          Ask our bot for recipes, meal ideas and daily food trivia.