Pumpkin Chiffon Pie

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Sue Smith

By
@Suesmithbaker

This is a favorite family pie for the holidays that you cook on top of the stove and pour into a baked pie shell instead of a pumpkin pie filling that you bake in the oven. This is a very light and delicious pie!

Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
Comments:
Serves:
8
Prep:
35 Min

Ingredients

PUMPKIN CHIFFON PIE

3
egg yolks
1/2 c
sugar
1 1/4 c
libby's canned pumpkin
1/2 c
milk
1/2 tsp
salt
1/2 tsp
cinnamon
1/2 tsp
ginger
1/2 tsp
nutmeg
1 Tbsp
gelatin, unflavored
1/4 c
cold water
3
stiffly beaten egg whites
1/2 c
sugar
1
baked pie shell

How to Make Pumpkin Chiffon Pie

Step-by-Step

  • 1Beat egg yolks and 1/2 cup sugar until thick.
  • 2Cook pumpkin, milk, salt, and spices on top of double boiler. Add egg yolks/sugar mixture. Cook until thick.
  • 3Soften gelatin in cold water. Stir into hot mixture.
  • 4Beat egg whites and 1/2 cup sugar until egg whites form peaks and add to pumpkin mixture. Blend well.
  • 5Pour into cooled, baked pie shell and chill. (See my recipe for Fool Proof Pie Crust). Serve with whipped cream.

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About Pumpkin Chiffon Pie

Course/Dish: Pies