Strawberry Almond Slice


Friand meets slice, equals utterly delicious

What you'll need...

6 egg whites

155 gram unsalted butter, melted

2 tablespoon milk

1 teaspoon vanilla extract

1 1/2 cup (180g) SUNBEAM Almond Meal

1 1/2 cup (240g) pure icing sugar

1/2 cup (75g) self-raising flour

250 gram strawberries, sliced thinly

1/3 cup (25g) flaked almonds

2 teaspoon icing (confectioners') sugar, extra


Preheat oven to 180°C.
Grease 20cm x 30cm (8-inch x 12-inch) rectangular pan; line base and long sides with baking paper, extending paper 5cm over sides.
Place egg whites in medium bowl; whisk lightly with fork until combined. Add butter, milk, extract, ground almonds, sifted icing sugar and flour; stir until combined.
Pour mixture into pan; Bake slice 10 minutes; remove from oven, add strawberries in layer & sprinkle with nuts.
Bake further 25 minutes or until a skewer inserted into the centre comes out clean.
Stand slice in pan 10 minutes before turning onto a wire rack to cool.
Dust the slice with sifted extra icing sugar before cutting.