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Baked Alaska from a Pound Cake

Courtesy of M-J de Mesterton, the Elegant Cook

A classic pound-cake is hollowed-out in the middle, filled with vanilla ice cream, topped with meringue, and baked for a few minutes until the edges are lightly-browned. This “Alaska” cake  is ready to be baked.

©M-J de Mesterton

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