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lemon sponge pie

(2 ratings)
Recipe by
Zelda Hopkins
Webb City, MO

I got this recipe out of one of my Amish Cookbook.It is one of my all- time favorite Amish Pies. It is really a good pie and a little different. I hope you enjoy this as I did.!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

(2 ratings)
yield serving(s)
prep time 15 Min
cook time 45 Min
method Bake

Ingredients For lemon sponge pie

  • 3 lg
    eggs, separated
  • 2 c
  • 5 Tbsp
    lemon juice concentrate
  • 3 Tbsp
    butter, melted
  • 1/4 c
  • 2 c
    warm milk
  • 9 pkg
    unbaked pie shell [9 inch]

How To Make lemon sponge pie

  • 1
    Beat egg yolks. Add sugar, lemon juice, and melted butter; mix well. Stir in flour and milk. In separate bowl, Beat egg whites until they form stiff peaks; fold into the first mixture. Pour into unbaked pie crust and bake at 425 degrees for 10 minutes. Reduce heat to 325 degrees and continue baking for 35 minutes. Spread butter on both sides of knife when cutting a meringue pies.