National Lemon Meringue Pie Day

National Lemon Meringue Pie Day

Lemons are refreshing and delicious, no matter how creatively you make them. You can make lemonade, lemon vinaigrette, lemon drizzle cake and other delicious culinary creations that will add a little more flavor to your life.

National Lemon Meringue Pie Day is another example of how to name lemony goodness. The most well-known lemon dessert is the lemon meringue pie. It’s no surprise, given its crispy golden crust, creamy custard center, and fluffy meringue topping. Yum!

Lemon meringue pie is a popular American and British pies. It is a delicious addition to other classics like apple, pumpkin, and pecan pies. Lemon Meringue Pie is now available for anyone who has never tried it or made one.

It is evident that lemon-flavored puddings, custards, and pies have been popular since at least Medieval. The art of making the meringue on top of this wonderful pie is something that was perfected in France in the 17th century.

It is not clear who created this pie, but many believe it originated in Victorian England. Lemon Chester Pudding is actually one of the first desserts to introduce people to British desserts.

Others believe that the Lemon Meringue Pie was created by Mrs. Elizabeth Goodfellow who owned a Philadelphia pastry shop and also founded the first American cooking school. While the original idea of using sweetened and flavored egg yolks to make a fluffy topping for lemon custard pies dates back several hundred years, the addition of meringue was an invention of the 19th century.

Lemon Meringue Pie was first mentioned in a cookbook in 1869. However, these custard pie were often referred to as “lemon-cream pie” during this time.

National Lemon Meringue Pie Day is here!

It doesn’t take much to celebrate this day by simply eating lemon Meringue Pie. These are some ideas to celebrate this day:

Lemon Meringue Pie Die is best celebrated by searching Google for “lemon meringue cake”. You can spend hours looking at pictures of the lemon pie. Lemon meringue pie is the best way to celebrate this day.

Take a Lemon Meringue Pie to work and share it with your colleagues. You can also host a family party where a Lemon Meringue Pie is the guest of honor. This delicious treat can be enjoyed by itself or with friends and family.

With clever trivia and facts about this favorite pie and the fruit that made it possible, impress your family members and friends.

Why settle for a sugary, pre-made version of this delicious treat? If you like cooking or want to take on a challenge, make it at home. Lemon custard is easy to make. The most important ingredient is the grated lemon zest. The secret to making meringue that is delicious and beautiful is well-beaten egg whites.

For those who are up for the challenge, here’s a simple but delicious Lemon Meringue Pie recipe to keep your dinner guests talking for hours.


Preheat oven to 350°F (175° C). Mix 1 cup sugar, flour and cornstarch in a medium saucepan. Add water, lemon juice, and lemon zest. Stir frequently over medium heat until mixture boils. Add butter. Mix egg yolks with 1/2 cup hot sugar mixture in a small bowl. Whisk egg yolk mixture back into remaining sugar mixture. Bring to boil, and cook stirring continuously until thick. Take off heat. Place the filling in the pastry shell. Whip egg whites in a large bowl or glass until they are foamy. Slowly add sugar to the egg whites and whip them until they form stiff peaks. Then stop whipping immediately. Overbeaten eggs can be just as dangerous as underbeaten eggs. Spread the meringue on the pie and seal the edges with the crust. Bake the pie in the oven for 10 minutes or until golden brown.

It will be necessary for the pie to cool before you can eat it. This will be difficult but worth it!


Aug 15 2024


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