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Lime Cakes with Chilli Lemongrass Syrup
Serves 6 Print Recipe
- 1/4 teaspoon finely chopped of Naga Bhut Jolokia (Ghost) Chilli YELLOW ()
- 1/4 teaspoon of Turbo Supercharge (Extremely Hot Habanero Paste SHU 225,000)
100g unsalted butter
¾ cup caster sugar
2 teaspoons finely grated lime rind
1¾ cup desiccated coconut
1 cup self-raising flour, sifted
¼ cup sour cream
Chilli Lemon grass syrup
¾ cup sugar
¾ cup water
4 lemon grass stalks, white part only, chopped
Preheat oven to 160C.
In an electric mixer, beat butter, sugar and rind until light and creamy. Add eggs and beat well.
Fold through coconut, flour and sour cream and mix until combined.
Spoon mixture into 6 x 1-cup capacity greased muffin pans.
Bake for 35 minutes or until cooked when tested with a skewer.
To make the chilli lemon grass syrup:
Place sugar, water, Turbo Supercharge, Yellow Naga Bhut Jolokia (Ghost Chilli) and lemon grass in a pan over low heat and stir until sugar is dissolved.
Increase heat and simmer for 3 minutes. Strain.
To serve, remove cakes from pan and drizzle with hot syrup. Serve with ice cream.