Anne's Recipes. Online recipe and cooking center.

Online Recipe and Cooking Center

Recipe Navigation
Printable Version

Angel Pie Recipe

Serves 6 to 8

Ingredients:

  • 4 egg whites
  • 1/4 tsp cream of tartar
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 3 tbsp lemon juice
  • 1 lemon, grated rind from
  • 4 egg yolks


Instructions:

Meringue:
1. Beat egg whites until foamy.
2. Add Cream of Tartar then beat until the whites stand in peaks.
3. Add sugar a little at a time, beating well after.
4. Beat for a minute or two after adding all the sugar.
5. Butter and flour pyrex pie plate.
6. Spread the meringue in the plate.
7. Bake 1 hour 10-15 minutes in a 275 degree oven, then raise temp to 300 degrees and bake for additional 20 minutes.
Filling 8. Beat egg yolks well.
9. Add sugar, juice and rind.
10. Cook in double boiler until thickened.
11. Cool.
12. Whip 3/4 cup of whipping cream and sweeten with 2 tbsp powdered sugar.
13. Cover meringue with half of cream then lemon filling and then the rest of the cream.
14. Leave in refrigerator overnight.


Comments

Have a question or a suggestion? Comment on the recipe!

Main Ingredient:Egg
Course:Dessert
Cuisine:American
Preparation Method:Baking
Dish:Pie
Difficulty:Medium

Mailing List
Sign up to our newsletter to receive great recipes weekly:
More Info