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Microwaved Lemon Sauce

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This Lemon Sauce has been my weakness ever since I tried it for the first time with spicy gingerbread pancakes at a friend's place. Try this Lemon Sauce in your own way and tell me what you like it best with.
Ingredients
  Cornstarch 1 Tablespoon
  Sugar 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Hot water 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Egg yolks 2
  Butter 1 Tablespoon
  Lemon juice 3 Tablespoon
  Salt 1⁄8 Teaspoon
Directions

1. Combine cornstarch and sugar in a 1 -quart glass measuring pitcher; add water and mix well. Cook uncovered in microwave oven 2 minutes at High; stir frequently.
2. Beat egg yolks and add a small amount of hot mixture to egg yolks, then blend into mixture in measuring pitcher. Cook uncovered in microwave oven 1 minute at High, or until thickened.
3. Remove from oven. Add butter, lemon juice and salt to sauce; beat until blended.

Recipe Summary

Cuisine: 
American
Method: 
Microwaving
Interest: 
Everyday

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