Angel pie

Yield: 1 pie

Measure Ingredient
4 Egg Whites
¼ teaspoon Cream of Tartar
1 cup Sugar
4 Egg yolks
½ cup Sugar
3 tablespoons Lemon Juice
Grated rind of one lemon

MERINGUE: Beat egg whites until foamy. Add Cream of Tartar then beat until the whites stand in peaks. Add sugar a little at a time, beating well after. Beat for a minute or two after adding all the sugar. Butter & flour pyrex pie plate. Spread the meringue in the plate. Bake 1 hr & 10-15 minutes in a 275 degree oven, then raise temp to 300 degrees and bake for additional 20 minutes.

FILLING: Beat egg yolks well. Add sugar, juice and rind. Cook in double boiler until thickened. Cool Whip ¾ cup of whipping cream and sweeten with 2 T powdered sugar.

Cover meringue with half of cream then lemon filling and then the rest of the cream. Leave in refrigerator overnight Submitted By BOB POLK On 08-01-95

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