Recipe: Vegemite Ice-Cream Sandwich

By Telina Menzies

There’s nothing more Aussie than vegemite! Vegemite fans, why not give Chef Telina’s favourite childhood memory-inspired dessert a go at home.

 

Recipe

INGREDIENTS

Parfait

300 gm whipping cream

4 x small free eggs

150 gm sugar

Dash of vanilla essence

1tbs vegemite

Others

Soft brioche loaf or sliced bread

Salt and vinegar crisps

 

METHOD

1. Whip the cream & added vegemite and keep in the fridge

2. Separate the egg yolks from the white then beat the whites until standing in firm peaks

3. Stir in sugar and vanilla, beating firmly with a whisk until you have a smooth, shiny consistency

4. Fold in the egg yolks without over-beating, and finally add the whipped cream

5. Fill into a take away container and freeze for at least 5 hours

6. Remove the parfait from the freezer 5minutes before serving onto a chopping board and slice off a chunk of vegemite parfait.

7. Load bread full of delicious vegemite parfait a handful of salt & vinegar chips, fold in half and enjoy!

Tip: For an extra vegemite hit, butter the bread and smother in black gold and then load with parfait and crisps

Not for the faint hearted…. ENJOY!