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Coconut Meringue Cakes

Recipe photo courtesy of Johnny Miller

Crisp-chewy baked meringues meet cool, creamy coconut sorbet in these blushing beauties. The light-as-air disks, tinted the palest shade of pink, are made by swooping and swirling meringue on to parchment; the top layers are sprinkled with shredded coconut before baking. Freezing the desserts (for up to a day) leaves the cakes soft enough to eat with a fork -- or a spoon, as you like it -- on any day or midsummer's night.

Source: Martha Stewart Living, June 2015
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Cook's Notes

The baking time for the meringues will vary depending on the humidity. Be sure to bake them until they pull off the sheets easily.

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