Lemon Meringue Pie

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Cassie *

By
@1lovetocook1x

If you like tart and sweet at the same time, you will like this pie..

I love anything lemon, especially a good lemon pie!

Rating:

★★★★★ 3 votes

Comments:
Serves:
6-8
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • 1
    9 in baked pie shell
  • 1 2/3 c
    sugar
  • 6 Tbsp
    corn starch
  • 1/2 c
    lemon juice from concentrate (realemon)
  • 4
    eggs, seperated
  • 1 1/2 c
    boiling water
  • 2 Tbsp
    butter
  • 1/4 tsp
    cream of tarter

How to Make Lemon Meringue Pie

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 350

    In a heavy saucepan, combine 1 1/3 cups sugar and corn starch; add ReaLemon lemon juice.

    In small bowl, beat egg yolks; add to lemon mixture.

    Gradually add water, stirring constantly.

    Over medium heat, cook and stir until mixture boils and thickens, about 8 to 10 minutes.
  2. Remove from heat, Add butter; stir until melted. Pour into prepared pie shell.
  3. In a small bowl, beat egg whites with cream of tarter until soft peaks form; gradually add remaining 1/3 cup sugar; beating until stiff but not dry.

    Spread on top of pie, sealing carefully to edge of shell.
  4. Bake 12 to 15 minutes or until golden brown.

    Chill before serving.

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About Lemon Meringue Pie

Course/Dish: Pies
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Hashtag: #lemon



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