A Maine Dish, Lemon Mousse Pie

READY IN: 35mins
Recipe by swartzakitty

this recipe is from sandra moses, co-owner of the harbor view restaurant in belfast, maine if you've never been to belfast, maine,"ya all come on up" a real nice town. i'm a cook that uses every thing in sight,so i use a number of bowls and wash dishes later.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. seperate the eggs while cold. the yolks hold togeather better. bring both to room temperature sprinkle getatin over water and let set 5 minutes. small sauce pan. heat over medium hear til gelatin is dissolved, 3 or 4 minutes. stir often. cool. beat yoks and sugar til pale and thick. beat in gelatin, juice and peel. in a chilled bowl,beat egg whites.
  2. til stiff but not dry. fold gently into lemon mix. in another chilled bowl-or not-beat the cream unti stiff,fold gently into lemon mix.
  3. mound filling into pie shell and refridge not.
  4. less than 3 hours .it can set overnite too.
  5. mound carefully.

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