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Key Lime Pie with Meringue Topping (Paula's Home Cooking) Recipe

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Submitted by michellebeeler

Makes 8 servings



Ingredients: Filling: 3 large egg yolks 1 (14-ounce) can sweetened condensed milk 2 teaspoons grated lime zest 1/2 cup freshly squeezed lime juice 1/2 cup heavy cream 1 prepared 9-inch graham cracker crust Meringue: 4 egg whites 6 tablespoons sugar 1/2 teaspoon cornstarch Pinch salt Compliments to Paula Deen!

Recipe Ingredients for Key Lime Pie with Meringue Topping (Paula's Home Cooking)

3 large egg yolks
14 ounce sweetened condensed milk
2 teaspoons grated lime zest
1/2 cup freshly squeezed lime juice
1/2 cup heavy cream
1 Graham Cracker Crust
4 egg whites
6 tablespoons sugar
1/2 teaspoon cornstarch
1 pinch salt

Recipe Directions for Key Lime Pie with Meringue Topping (Paula's Home Cooking)

  1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F.

  2. In a medium bowl, whisk together the egg yolks and condensed milk. Stir in the lime zest, lime juice, and cream. Pour the filling into the crust and bake about 30 minutes or until firm. Remove pie from oven.

  3. Meanwhile, in a medium bowl beat the egg whites until soft peaks form. In a second bowl, stir together the sugar, cornstarch, and salt. Add the sugar mixture, a little at a time, to the egg whites, beating between additions. Continue to beat until the sugar dissolves. Spoon the meringue over the hot pie filling. Torch the meringue to give it's golden color; or bake for 10 to 12 minutes. Serve pie warm or at room temperature

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Dessert

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 108.2g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
268
Calories from Fat
86
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
9.5g
15%
Saturated Fat
5.4g
27%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
106mg
35%
Sodium
124mg
5%
Potassium
243mg
7%
Total Carbohydrates
40.3g
13%
Dietary Fiber
0.2g
1%
Sugars
37.8g
Protein
7.1g
Vitamin A 7% Vitamin C 11%
Calcium 16% Iron 2%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
C+
  Good points
  • Low in sodium
  •   Bad points
  • High in cholesterol
  • Very high in sugar
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