Cream Or Dream Whip Key Lime Pie

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Jun. 16, 2009

Key Lime Pie is an amazingly delicious recipe. The effortlessly prepared Key Lime Pie is a dish that you would love to serve at your party.

Ingredients

Unflavored gelatin 1 Tablespoon
Sugar 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)
Salt 1/4 Teaspoon
Egg yolks 4
Lime juice 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)
Water 1/4 Cup (4 tbs)
Grated lime peel 1 Teaspoon
Green food coloring 3 Drop
Egg whites 4
Whip cream/Dream whip 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Baked 9 inch pastry shell/Graham cracker crust 1

Directions

Thoroughly mix gelatin, 14 cup sugar, and salt in a saucepan.

Beat together egg yolks, lime juice and water; stir into gelatin mixture.

Cook and stir over med.heat just till mixture comes to boiling.

Remove from heat; stir in grated peel.

Add food coloring sparingly to tint pale green.

Chill, stirring occasionally until mixture mounds slightly when dropped from a spoon.

Beat egg whites till soft peaks form; gradually add 1/2 cup sugar, beating to stiff peaks.

Fold gelatin mixture into egg whites.

Fold in whipped cream.

Pile into cooled pastry shell, chill till firm.

Spread with more whipped cream; edge with grated pistachio nuts.

Recipe Summary

Nutrition Facts

Serving size Complete recipe

Calories 2080Calories from Fat 1119

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 126 g193.8%

Saturated Fat 69 g345%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol

Sodium 1317 mg54.88%

Total Carbohydrates 174 g58%

Dietary Fiber %

Sugars 120 g

Protein 40 g80%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet