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what causes the meringue to seep in while baking?

asked by shahira about 6 years ago

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Shalini
added about 6 years ago

I'd say moisture generally, by seeping in do you mean it's soggy, or just sunken in the middle? If it's sunken, do not fret, that's totally normal. I leave the oven closed till the meringue's done, and the door open as it cools. Don't worry about cracks!

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Reiney
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added about 6 years ago

The whites may have been over whipped.

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added about 6 years ago

Can you please describe what you mean by "seep in?"

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