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Limoncello & raspberry semi-freddo
Limoncello & raspberry semi-freddo
Easy - Limoncello & raspberry semi-freddo

Serves 8
20 minutes - Limoncello & raspberry semi-freddo Prep 25 mins
plus freezing
   Freezable - Limoncello & raspberry semi-freddo
Contains alcohol - Limoncello & raspberry semi-freddo
Per serving:,
461 kcalories, protein 2g, carbohydrate 23g, fat 39g, saturated fat 24g, fibre 1g, sugar 19g, salt 0g,

  1. Line the base of a 1kg loaf tin (19cm x 12cm x 9cm deep) with baking parchment. For the semi-freddo, mash the raspberries and half the sugar in a bowl with a fork. Whisk the cream, the rest of the sugar and the limoncello to soft peaks. Beat the crème fraîche briefly so it is in soft peaks like the cream. Gently fold the cream mixture and crème fraîche together. Pour the mashed raspberries into the cream and give a few stirs only - just enough to swirl it through the creamy mix. Pour the mixture into the loaf tin and smooth the top. For the coulis, mash the raspberries, sugar and limoncello with a fork, then push through a sieve. Open-freeze (see 'Try' below) the semi-freddo then cover with cling film and foil and freeze for up to 1 month. Pour the sieved coulis into a rigid container and freeze for up to 1 month. To serve, thaw the coulis in the fridge overnight. Thaw the semi-freddo in the fridge for 1 hr. Remove it from the tin and peel off the lining paper. Drizzle with a little of the coulis and scatter some raspberries over the top. Serve in slices with the rest of the coulis.
Open-freezing means you freeze a dish just until it is firm, without wrapping it. Then when you do wrap it, it won't get squashed.

100 g fresh or frozen (thawed) raspberry
85 g golden caster sugar
284 ml carton double cream
4 tbsp limoncello
2 x 200ml cartons crème fraîche
For the coulis
225 g fresh or frozen (thawed) raspberry
2 tbsp golden caster sugar
2 tbsp limoncello
To serve
extra raspberries

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