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Foolproof Meringue Recipe
  • READY IN 20 mins

Foolproof Meringue

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"Until I received this recipe, I never could master the art of meringue. Now I can whip it up perfect every time."

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Original recipe makes 1 recipe meringue for 1 pie Change Servings
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  • PREP

    20 mins
  • READY IN

    20 mins

Directions

  1. In a large glass or metal mixing bowl, combine egg whites, vanilla and lemon extract. Beat until foamy. Gradually add white sugar, continuing to beat until stiff peaks form. Spread meringue over pie, covering completely.
  2. To bake: Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C.) Bake pie in the preheated oven for 10 to 15 minutes, or until golden brown.
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Nov 23, 2009

This is a good standard meringue. You can add 1/4 teaspoon of cream of tartar to help stabilize the meringue if you like.

 
Most Helpful Critical Review
Jun 28, 2003

These did not turn out at all.

 

10 Ratings

May 21, 2004

THis was THE worst meringue ever. Don't even waste your time.

 
Mar 20, 2008

Are you kidding me? this is so bad its frustrating... dont do it! Meringue II is the best one

 
Sep 07, 2008

never made a meringue before but this turned out PERFECT!! couldn't get much easier than this! shirley

 
Aug 28, 2008

This recipre was okay

 
Oct 14, 2014

Just made this and it's easy turn out great and will definitely be using this again.

 
Jan 14, 2013

Very good and easy to make I will be keeping this recipe on file.

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 32 kcal
  • 2%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 6.4 g
  • 2%
  • Cholesterol
  • 0 mg
  • 0%
  • Fat
  • 0 g
  • < 1%
  • Fiber
  • 0 g
  • 0%
  • Protein
  • 1.4 g
  • 3%
  • Sodium
  • 21 mg
  • < 1%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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