Lemon Meringue Pie

372 mins (prep 50)
14 ingredients
makes 8 servings
This grand old American dessert is enormously popular down South for its clear, true sweetness (saved by the edginess of lemon) and its masterful contrast of textures. And somehow it is show-stopping (think beauty pageant) and homey (think Aunt Bee) simultaneously.

Categories:  southern , american , pie~tart ,
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Serving Size (83.64 g)
Servings 8
Amount per Serving
Calories 185.3 Calories from Fat 27.0
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 3.0g 36.94%
Saturated Fat 1.9g 75.99%
Trans Fat 0.12g %
Cholesterol 7.95mg 21.2%
Sodium 111.72mg 37.24%
Total Carbohydrate 40.73g 108.61%
Dietary Fiber 0.04 g 1.16%
Sugars 36.9 g %
Protein 0.04g 0.67%
Vitamin A 92.4IU% Vitamin C 0.0mg%
Calcium 2.53mg% Iron 0.05mg%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your diet value must be higher or lower depending upon your calorie needs:
  Calories 2,000 2,500
Total Fat Less Than 65g 80g
Sat Fat Less Than 20g 25g
Cholesterol Less Than 300mg 300mg
Sodium Less Than 2,400mg 2,400mg
Total Carb   300g 375g
Dietary Fiber   25g 30g
Potassium   3,500 mg
Protein   50 g
Calories Per Gram
Fat 9•Carbohydrate 4•Protein 4
*Nutrition information was calculated excluding the following ingredients:
large egg yolks, grated lemon zest, fresh lemon juice, large egg whites, superfine