Lime Daiquiri Pie Recipe

Lime Daiquiri Pie picture


Difficulty LevelMediumCuisine
DishMain Ingredient


 Pastry1 (For Single-Crust Pie)
 Sugar2⁄3 Cup (10.67 tbs)
 Unflavored gelatin1 Tablespoon (1 Envelope)
 Salt1⁄4 Teaspoon
 Finely shredded lime peel1⁄2 Teaspoon
 Lime juice1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
 Water1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
 Egg yolks3 , slightly beaten
 Green food color8 Drop
 Light rum1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
 Egg whites3
 Sugar1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1397 Calories from Fat 233

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 26 g39.8%

Saturated Fat 6.3 g31.6%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 555.3 mg185.1%

Sodium 741.6 mg30.9%

Total Carbohydrates 227 g75.5%

Dietary Fiber 2.5 g9.8%

Sugars 211.6 g

Protein 34 g67.4%

Vitamin A 13.5% Vitamin C 29%

Calcium 8.5% Iron 8.8%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Follow the package directions and prepare pastry for 9" pie plate.
Roll out pastry.
Line a 9-inch pie plate.
Trim to 1/2 inch beyond edge.
Flute edge; prick pastry.
Bake in 450° oven for 10 to 12 minutes or till golden.
Combine 2/3 cup sugar, gelatin, and salt.
Stir in lime juice, water, and egg yolks.
Cook and stir over low heat till mixture thickens slightly.
Remove from heat.
Stir in lime peel; tint with food coloring, if desired.
Cool slightly; stir in rum.
Chill to the consistency of corn syrup, stirring occasionally.
Immediately beat egg whites till soft peaks form.
Gradually add 1/3 cup sugar, beating to stiff peaks.
When gelatin is the consistency of unbeaten egg whites (partially set), fold in stiff-beaten egg whites.
Chill till mixture mounds when spooned.
Turn into baked pastry shell.
Chill several hours or till set.
If desired, garnish with unsweetened whipped cream, lime slices, and mint sprigs.
Cover and chill to store.