Vegan meringues

Whip up some crunchy meringues for a showstopping dessert. This recipe uses vegan aquafaba (chickpea water) in place of eggs 

  • Prep:20 mins
    Cook:1 hrs 15 mins
  • Easy

Nutrition per serving

  • kcal 39
  • fat 0g
  • saturates 0g
  • carbs 10g
  • sugars 8g
  • fibre 0g
  • protein 0g
  • salt 0.1g


  • 400g can chickpeas
  • 100g golden caster sugar


  1. Heat oven to 110C/90C fan/gas ¼ and line a baking tray. Drain a 400g can of chickpeas over a bowl, and save the chickpeas for another recipe.

  2. Using an electric whisk, whisk the chickpea water to soft peaks, like egg whites. Add 100g golden caster sugar, a little at a time, whisking constantly until thick and glossy.

  3. Spoon or pipe the meringue in blobs, about 8cm wide, over the tray. Bake for 1 hr 15 mins until crisp. Leave to cool, then you can pile with soya cream and fruit for a delicious vegan dessert.

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