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egg yolks, slightly beaten
Mix water, sugar, salt, cornstarch or clearjel, lemon juice, grated lemon rind and egg yolks in large sauce pan, whisking to combine.
Cook over med-high heat, stirring often to prevent sticking. Bring to a boil and cook one minute, stirring constantly.
Remove from heat and stir in butter, stirring until melted.
Pour into bowl, cover with saran wrap and allow to cool on counter top while you make your crust.