21 Meringue Cakes That Should Be Illegal

If you've got a craving for clouds of marshmallowy meringue frosting and stacks of crispy meringue layers, you've come to the right place.

These jaw-dropping desserts are stacked high and stand proud. Whether they're crowned with fruit or lashings of chocolate, there's no doubt they take pavlova to the next level. We scoured our favourite food blogs for the meringue cakes that are so good, they should be made illegal, and here’s what we found...

What’s sweet, light and swings from trees? A meringue-utan.

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Lemon-Berry Meringue Cakes
Time
90
Serves
4
Difficulty
Hard
Beef Chilli
Inverted Lemon Meringue Pie
Time
80
Serves
Difficulty
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Hazelnut Dacquoise Torte
Time
170
Serves
10
Difficulty
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6
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Serves
8-10
Difficulty
Hard
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Serves
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Difficulty
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Serves
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