Nothing is better than dessert! But what about a dessert that is good for your skin? Try this Lemon Meringue Receipe I found from Nikki Young's Paleo Cookbook
There is not a better lifestyle of eating that has helped my acne and my skin than Paleo. I encourage you to check out Nikki's website and her cookbooks they are a fantastic reference for healthy skin promoting receipes.
1 C lemon juice ( I use organic meyer fresh)
5 tsp finely grated lemon rind (4 lemons)
1/2 C Maple syrup
1/2 c coconut milk
4 tbs arrowroot
5 egg yolks
5 egg whites
2 tbs maple syrup
Preheat oven 325*
Place lemon juice, rind and syrup in medium sauce pan on low heat.
In small bowl, combine coconut milk, arrowroot. Add to the lemon juice mixture, stir constantly until simmering.
Beat egg yolks in small bowl then add to the simmering lemon, stir for 3-4 minutes or until mixture has thickened. Pour into a pie dish.
To make meringue, beat egg whites into soft peaks and slowly add maple syrup until thick.
Spoon over lemon filling. bake for 8-10 minutes or until meringue is lightly browned.
Cool before serving. Serves 6-8