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Lemon Meringue Pie

Source: www.cookbooks.com/Recipe-Details.aspx?id=72359

Ingredients

  1. 1 (9-inch) baked pie shell
  2. 1 c. sugar
  3. 1/4 c. flour
  4. 3 Tbsp. cornstarch
  5. 1/4 tsp. salt
  6. 2 c. water
  7. 3 egg yolks, beaten
  8. 1 Tbsp. margarine
  9. 1 tsp. grated lemon peel
  10. 1/4 c. lemon juice
  11. 3 egg whites
  12. 6 Tbsp. sugar
  13. 1/2 tsp. cream of tartar

Directions

  1. Mix all ingredients together and cook over medium heat until thickened.
  2. Stir constantly.
  3. Remove from heat and pour mixture into baked pie shell.
  4. Beat egg whites and sugar, adding cream of tartar until stiff.
  5. Spread on pie and bake until brown.