Lemon Sponge Pie




This Lemon Sponge Pie is an easy pie recipe with refreshing lemon flavor and light and airy texture. It makes a deliciously light treat.
This Lemon Sponge Pie is an easy pie recipe with refreshing lemon flavor and light and airy texture. It makes a deliciously light treat.

Ingredients

  • 1 pie crust homemade or store bought
  • 3 eggs separate, yolks from whites, separated
  • 2/3 cup lemon juice
  • 1 cup milk
  • 1 1/2 cups sugar
  • 1/3 cup flour
  • 1/4 tsp salt

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Roll your dough out and place into a 9 inch pie plate. Place pie plate on top of a baking sheet. Crimp edges. If using a pre-made crust, thaw before using.
  2. Beat egg whites in a large mixer bowl until stiff peaks form but not dry, set aside.
  3. Beat egg yolks, add the lemon juice and milk and beat until well incorporated. Add sugar, flour and salt; beat until smooth.