- 1 tsp. (5 mL) unflavoured gelatine
- 2 tsp. (10 mL) cold water
- 3 egg yolks
- 2 whole eggs
- 1/2 cup (125 mL) sugar
- 1/2 cup (125 mL) lemon juice
- 3 Tbsp. (45 mL) butter*
- 1 baked pie shell
- Candied lemon rind as needed
Mix gelatin and cold water and let stand. Set aside.
In a small saucepan, whisk yolks, whole eggs, sugar and lemon juice together.
Cook over low heat, stirring constantly. When bubbles break the surface, remove from heat and stir in margarine, 1 Tbsp. (15 mL) at a time.
Heat gelatin in microwave about 10 sec. and add to mixture.
Pour into crust. Cover and refrigerate at least 2 hrs.
SuggestionIf desired, top with lemon peel and dollops of whipped cream before serving.
* We recommend Selection and Irresistibles products.
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