Easiest Way to Prepare Tasty Lemon Meringue Pie with Gluten Free Coconut Crust

Lemon Meringue Pie with Gluten Free Coconut Crust. I am not allergic to gluten. but I do not particularly like pastry. I love lemon meringue pie (at least the filling & meringue)! Variations of lemon meringue pie have been around for centuries and for a good reason.

Lemon Meringue Pie with Gluten Free Coconut Crust This gluten-free lemon meringue pie is a luscious, sweet and tart pie baked in a buttery gluten-free crust topped with a crown of meringue. Freelance writer and nutrition expert Teri Lee Gruss, M. Single Crust Gluten Free* Classic Pie Crust. You can cook Lemon Meringue Pie with Gluten Free Coconut Crust using 19 ingredients and 12 steps. Here is how you achieve that.

Ingredients of Lemon Meringue Pie with Gluten Free Coconut Crust

  1. Prepare of Coconut Crust.
  2. Prepare 2 cup of flaked coconut (unsweetened).
  3. Prepare 1 tbsp of sugar.
  4. It's 1 tsp of lemon zest.
  5. It's 4 tbsp of melted butter.
  6. It's of Lemon Filling.
  7. You need 1 cup of white sugar.
  8. It's 4 tbsp of cornstarch.
  9. It's 1/4 tsp of salt.
  10. Prepare 1 1/2 cup of water.
  11. It's 2 tbsp of lemon juice.
  12. Prepare 2 tbsp of butter.
  13. You need 4 of egg yolks.
  14. It's 1 of zest from 3 lemons.
  15. It's of Citrus Meringue.
  16. You need 4 of egg whites (room temp, no shells or grease-- VERY IMPORTANT!).
  17. It's 3/4 cup of sugar.
  18. It's 1 tsp of lemon zest.
  19. It's 1/2 tsp of cream of tartar (if you live in humid territories).

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Lemon Meringue Pie with Gluten Free Coconut Crust instructions

  1. For the coconut crust: Preheat oven to 325° fahrenheit..
  2. Combine sugar, zest, and coconut. Add melted butter and mix until coconut mixture is coated..
  3. Press into 9" pie pan.(Tip: use a flat-bottomed measuring cup to help press mixture into pan.) Use your fingers to form a lip with the crust. Bake at 325 for 10-15 minutes or until coconut is golden..
  4. For lemon lime filling: In medium saucepan, whisk together sugar, cornstarch, and salt, Stir in water, lemon juice and lemon zest..
  5. Cook over medium-high heat, stirring frequently, until mixture comes to a boil. Stir in butter..
  6. In a small bowl whisk egg yolks till smooth. Gradually whisk in 1 cup of hot sugar mixture from the pot..
  7. Gradually whisk egg yolk mixture back into pot. Bring to a boil and cook while stirring constantly until thick.  Remove from heat. Pour filling into baked coconut crust..
  8. For citrus meringue: Preheat oven to 350°F..
  9. Place egg whites in a medium sized clean bowl. (any specks of egg yolk or bits of grease can keep whites from beating properly).
  10. Beat at a low speed until whites begin to foam. Increase speed and beat on med-high until soft peaks begin to form. Throw in cream of tartar here if you want to be sure that your peaks will hold..
  11. Add sugar a spoonful at a time while mixing. Continue beating until sugar is dissolved and stiff peaks form. Add lemon zest and combine..
  12. Spread meringue over pie, sealing the edges at the crust. Bake 10 minutes or until meringue is golden brown..

If you attempt to make another dairy-free lemon meringue pie, I hope you find a better alternative next time around. Does making your own gluten-free lemon meringue pie seem intimating? Traditionally, lemon meringue pie is made with eggs, lemon zest, lemon juice, sugar and a starch product. To make my recipe better for your digestion, heart and waist-line, I use gluten-free crust, gluten-free starches. Add butter, lemon peel and lemon juice.

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