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Ingredients

How to make it

  • Preheat oven to 375.
  • Prick pie shell with fork on bottom and bake until light brown. Remove from oven and let cool ten minutes.
  • For Filling:
  • Separate eggs, placing whites in clean,small mixing bowl.
  • In medium bowl, mix condensed milk, egg yellows, lemon juice, food color and zest, until well blended and thickened (just a few minutes should do it as lemon juice "cooks" custard.)
  • Pour lemon mixture into pie shell.
  • For Meringue:
  • With mixer, beat egg whites until they form soft peaks.
  • Add sugar and vanilla and beat until nice shiny stiff peaks form.
  • Spread meringue over pie with spatula, pressing lightly and lifting to make nice peaks.
  • Place in 375 oven and bake until peaks are golden brown.
  • Remove from oven and place on rack to cool.
  • You can refrigerate about 20 minutes to cool down further.
  • Refrigerate leftovers if there are any.

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  • lonelylily 1 year ago
    urmmm heloooo. I was just wondering....you know when you say to preheat the oven to 375, is that fahrenheit or celcius your talking about??? :) Thanks
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    " It was excellent "
    kizza315 ate it and said...
    i am 14 years old and love cooking this perticular recipe has now become my most common dish i make i absolutely love it!!!! 100/10
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  • kms0001 2 years ago
    What is yellow flavoring?
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  • cafepn1 4 years ago
    What is the recipe for the meringue? Didn't see the amts. of vanilla and sugar to add or how many egg whites to use.
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    " It was good "
    hanazushi ate it and said...
    Looks delicious and easy to make.I'm skipping the food coloring, though..
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    " It was excellent "
    shirleyoma ate it and said...
    I've made this pie for years, one of my favorites.. got my 5
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    " It was excellent "
    berry ate it and said...
    Mmmmmmmmmm.............. Yummy!
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  • bambi123 6 years ago
    yum... sounds great
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  • peetabear 6 years ago
    very nice... love lemon meringue pie..
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    " It was excellent "
    ahmed1 ate it and said...
    Just great...
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    " It was excellent "
    liezel ate it and said...
    Sounds great tasting and also easy. Thanks for a great post
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  • wilz 6 years ago
    This looks good and easy...I will have to try it! :)
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