Lemon Meringue Pie

1 pie

Easy 40 minutes

Ingredients

Ingredients

for this recipe Lemon Meringue Pie

Lemon Meringue Pie:

2 eggs
¼ cup sugar
⅓ cup water
1 Shirriff Lemon Pie Filling & Dessert Mix
2 cup water
1 tbsp butter

Preparation

Preparation

MERINGUE: (use electric mixer)

1

Separate 2 fresh eggs; put two egg yolks aside into a saucepan and egg whites into mixing bowl.

2

Beat 2 fresh egg whites on medium until soft peaks form (30 sec).

3

Gradually beat in 1/4 cup sugar.

4

Beat on high until stiff peaks form (2 mins).

FILLING: In a saucepan with 2 slightly beaten egg yolks.

1

Add 1/3 cup (83 mL) cold water, stir, then add pouch contents, and whisk until smooth.

2

Add in 2 cups (500 mL) hot water and mix well.

3

Cook over medium high heat, stirring continuously (approx. 15 min). When bubbles first break the surface, continue to boil and stir for 30 sec. Remove from stove top, and stir in 1 tbsp. (15 mL) butter.

4

Cool 5 min., stirring twice. Product will continue to thicken as it cools.

LEMON PIE:

1

Pour into baked, cooled 9” (23 cm) pie shell. Top pie with meringue to the edges while filling is still hot.

2

Bake at 425°F (180°C) 5-7 min. or until golden. Cool on counter for 3 hours before serving.