Microwaved Lemon Meringue Pie
|Corn starch||1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)|
|Boiling water||1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)|
|Egg yolks||3 , slightly beaten|
|Grated lemon rind||1 Tablespoon|
|Lemon juice||3 Tablespoon|
|Cream of tartar||1⁄4 Teaspoon|
Combine sugar, com starch and boiling water in 1 -quart measure.
Microwave 3 to 4 minutes on HIGH, or until thick and clear, stirring once with wire whip.
Stir a little of the hot mixture into egg yolks.
Add wanned yolks to hot filling.
Microwave 1 minute on HIGH.
Add butter, lemon rind and lemon juice.
Pour into baked pie shell.
Beat egg whites with cream of tartar until foamy.
Gradually beat in sugar.
Continue beating until stiff peaks form.
Gently spread meringue over lemon filling, sealing meringue to edges of crust.
Brown under conventional broiler.
Calories 114 Calories from Fat 48
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 5 g8.3%
Saturated Fat 3 g15.2%
Trans Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 72.4 mg24.1%
Sodium 21.6 mg0.9%
Total Carbohydrates 15 g5%
Dietary Fiber 0.24 g0.95%
Sugars 10.3 g
Protein 2 g3.9%
Vitamin A 4% Vitamin C 7.4%
Calcium 1.2% Iron 1%
*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet