Lemon Pie

Lemon Pie created by ginapowers

A good, old fashioned lemon pie!

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  • In a bowl, mix the sugar, flour, cornstarch, and salt together.
  • In a saucepan over high heat, boil 2 cups water; add the sugar mixture and cook, stirring constantly, until mixture just begins to thicken.
  • Reduce heat to low and cook until thickened; whisk in the beaten egg yolks and cook 2 minutes longer on low heat.
  • Remove from heat, stir in the lemon juice and rind and combine well; let cool for 5 minutes, then pour into previously-baked pie shell. If you like, you can cover with meringue (use "Weepless Meringue #20159" recipe).
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"A good, old fashioned lemon pie!"

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  1. ginapowers
    Lemon Pie Created by ginapowers
  2. ginapowers
    This recipe was super easy and absolutely out of this world! Made exactly as written. Everyone loved it! I made with the weepless meringue recipe but only used 2 Tablespoons of sugar instead of 6 Tablespoons that the recipe called for.
  3. Michele
    Good recipe, great lemon taste, not too powerful.. I didn't put meringue on it, just had it straight and it was wonderful. My kids really liked it. And I used one of those pre- made graham cacker crusts. Yummy!
  4. grammanut
    I think this was good....I only got barely a sliver. My husband ate the whole thing! I have been trying and trying to make a good lemon pie...until now I was a failure. He said it tasted like his grandma's...WhooHooo!!! I did cut the flour by 1tbsp (like a looser filling) and used Meyer lemons. I am so thrilled to have a great lemon pie recipe...thank you!
  5. Fit Cook
    This lemon filling is amazing. I absolutely love it and it was so easy to make.
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