Egg White Only

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This recipe collection contains dessert recipes that will help you use up any extra egg whites you may have from baking small batch desserts. Egg white dessert recipes are some of my favorite desserts. Check them out!

If you’re looking for what to make with egg whites, you’ve found the best recipes: small batch blueberry muffins, beignets, and red velvet cupcakes all utilize leftover egg whites! Even fancier things for celebrations, like wedding cake cupcakes and red velvet truffles.

If you have the opposite problem (too many egg yolks), click for recipes that use leftover egg yolks.

Four white angel food cupcakes on wire rack with fresh berries.
Cupcakes, Egg White Only

Angel Food Cupcakes

If you’re looking for the lightest and fluffiest cupcakes ever, these angel food cupcakes are it! They’re soft, tender, and have all the flavors of angel food cake, but in a small portion! If you have leftover egg whites and…

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Mini pavlova on white plate with fresh berries on top.
Egg White Only, Fancy, Gluten Free

Mini Pavlova

Mini pavlova are crisp egg white meringue shells with marshmallow soft insides. Then, we pile on freshly whipped cream and mixed seasonal berries for this stunner of a dessert. This is one of my birthday week desserts, and the mix…

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Lemon cupcakes with lemon cream cheese frosting.
Cupcakes, Egg White Only

Lemon Cupcakes

Lemon cupcakes made with sour cream and a tangy lemon cream cheese frosting. These are the BEST lemon cupcakes, ever! A cupcake for true lemon lovers only! Small batch lemon cupcakes recipe makes 4 cupcakes, but can be scaled up…

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Wire tray with 6 crumb donuts on top.
Breakfast, Donuts, Egg White Only

Crumb Donuts

Crumb donuts that are baked instead of fried! Soft, fluffy vanilla cake donuts scented lightly with nutmeg, baked in a doughnut pan. The crumb topping is baked at the same time, and you flake it with a fork before dunking…

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Christmas, Cookies and Bars, Egg White Only


Gingersnaps are the most requested Christmas cookie in my house! Soft, chewy, and full of spice, this old fashioned gingersnaps recipe comes right out of my Grandma’s recipe files. Small batch recipe for gingersnaps makes just 1 dozen cookies.  Gingersnaps…

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