Pumpkin Chiffon Pie

Recipe by Babs7
READY IN: 3hrs 25mins




  • In large sauce pan (4 quart size) combine; pumpkin, salt, cinnamon, ginger, cloves and gelatin.
  • Stir in separated egg yolks until well combined.
  • Stir in one can of evaporated milk.
  • Over medium heat, stirring constantly, heat to boiling.
  • Remove from heat and stir in second can of evaporated milk (to cool the mixture).
  • Stir occasionally to keep skin from forming and to aid in cooling (cool to lukewarm).
  • In a large glass or metal bowl (not plastic) beat egg whites until soft peaks form and set aside.
  • In small sauce pan, combine sugar, corn syrup, and water.
  • Bring to a boil and cook to soft ball stage.
  • With beaters mixing the egg whites, pour hot syrup in a thin stream into the beaten egg whites.
  • Continue to beat for 5 minutes.
  • Fold together the pumpkin mixture and egg white mixture until no streaks of white can be seen.
  • Cool until mixture will mound when dropped from spoon.
  • Spoon into pie shells.
  • Refrigerate so gel can set.
  • Will make filling for three 9 inch pies.
  • Top with Cool Whip or whipped cream and enjoy!