Recipe Of Lemon Mousse With Yummy Fresh Summer Berries

What are you making for dessert tonight? Usually people dread making desserts if they are not too fond of cooking. Let us tell you – making desserts is not rocket science. You can make a cracking dessert within few minutes. Let us forget the chocolate desserts for a while. Today we are going to share the recipe of Lemon Mousse with Fresh Summer berries. It sounds so fresh and delicious, right? It is surely a yummy dessert which you can make within 30 minutes. Go through the recipe and you will be amazed at how easy it is to make!

Here Is The Recipe Of Lemon Mousse With Yummy Fresh Summer Berries:


Preparation Time: 25 Minutes
Cooking Time: 20 Minutes
Serves: 6


Sugar – 1 cup
Fresh lemon juice – 3/4 cup
Egg yolks – 6
Eggs – 2
Lemon peel – 2 tbsp (grated)
Fresh strawberries – 6
Fresh blueberries –  6
Fresh raspberries – 8
Fresh blackberries – 8
Whipping cream – 2 cups
For garnishing –
Strawberries – 8
Mint sprigs

Method Of Preparation:

Step 1

Combine the sugar, lemon juice, egg yolks, lemon peel and eggs in a metal bowl. Now set this bowl over a saucepan which has simmering water in it. Whisk till the mixture thickens. You can check with a thermometer. It should be 160 degree F. Now transfer the lemon curd to another bowl. Chill it in the fridge to cool. Whisk it.

Step 2

Now toss the fresh berries. Make sure you cut the berries into half before putting them. Now add 1 tbsp sugar in a bowl.

Step 3

Now you need a hand mixer or an electric mixer to beat the cream. You need firm peaks so make sure you keep a check. Fold the cream into the lemon curd.  You need not use the entire cream. You would need it in another step.

Step 4

Divide the berries mixture in 6 dessert bowl. You can use wineglasses as well. Spoon the lemon mousse on the berries placed in the bowl or glasses. You can also prepare the mousse one day before.

Step 5

Use an electric mixer to beat the cream in a bowl till you get stiff peaks. Now spoon this whipped cream on top of the dessert. Garnish the lemon mousse with mint sprigs and strawberries. You can use whole strawberries. Your dessert is ready to serve!

So, make this lovely dessert today at home. Your kids and your love will love it a lot. This is the perfect summer dessert and you should definitely try it! All the best!


Anshu Choudhury is a Delhi girl. She loves to write and believes that words have power to change lives. She has a Master's degree in Sociology from Jamia Millia Islamia. Anshu loves cooking. She aspires to open her own restaurant serving Bengali and Odiya cuisine. Dancing makes her happy. She likes traveling and swimming. She is versatile, optimistic and adventurous.

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