Try these EASY Raspberry Lemon Cream Galettes, an excellent light dessert for a Cinco de Mayo or Mexican themed party!

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I like to think about entertaining as a way to live a more generous, full life. It’s a way to bring close friends, old friends, or new friends together, to relax, enjoy, and share!

Raspberry Lemon Cream Galettes

I’m big on delegation, and having guests contribute to the meal, which is where the sharing comes in! And here’s an easy dessert to bring to the party: Raspberry Lemon Cream Galettes. You may also want to try my Mexican Flan Cake! Or these Cinnamon Buñuelos!

Raspberry Lemon Cream Galettes | ReluctantEntertainer

All you need are these ingredients:

  • Galette cookies (or Mexican cookies)
  • Heavy whipping cream
  • Lemon or lime curd (or have you tried orange or rhubarb?)
  • Fresh raspberries

Cinco de Mayo

With Cinco de Mayo almost here, now’s the time to start thinking about your menu and a festive table setting!

We create a lovely setting, invite friends in, everyone contributes and we enjoy delicious food together.

We fill up on friendship and love, encouragement and inspiration.

Cinco de Mayo Talavera Collection

Set the table

In a small glass vessel I placed dry black beans, and dug up a few succulents from the backyard.

Classic blue-rimmed Mexican beverage glasses.

Dollar Store vibrant-colored vases off to the side, with sweet peas, and tea light candles.

And we always seem to end the party with some tasty treat.

Raspberry Lemon Cream Galettes

Raspberry Lemon Cream Galettes

This dessert recipe today is SO easy, anyone can make it.

Whip the cream and add in either lime or lemon curd.

Wash and prepare fresh raspberries.

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Open a package of yummy gullets (Mexican cookies).

Raspberry Lemon Cream Galettes | ReluctantEntertainer

Serve where guests can help themselves.

Raspberry Lemon Cream Galettes | ReluctantEntertainer

Or, prepare ahead and serve on a tiered, brightly-colored cookie stand!

Perfect for Cinco De Mayo!

So sit back, relax, enjoy the hospitality around you – feel loved, soak it in, then go back out to your own little world, and open your arms to your community and do it all over again!

Hospitality is contagious!

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Raspberry Lemon Cream Galettes

Easy last-minute dessert recipe for Mexican themed dinner, or Cinco de Mayo!

Ingredients

  • 1 package galette cookies
  • 1 cup heavy whipping cream
  • 1/2 cup lemon or lime curd
  • 1 cup fresh raspberries

Instructions

  • In a small bowl, whip the heavy cream, using a hand mixer. Add in the curd and gently mix.
  • On each cookie, spread the lemon mixture, topping it with 1 raspberry.
  • Place cookies on a platter and serve!
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