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Orange Pie Recipe
|9 inch pie crust||1|
|Cornstarch||1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)|
|Orange juice||2⁄3 Cup (10.67 tbs)|
|Orange peel||3 Tablespoon|
|Sugar||1 1⁄3 Cup (21.33 tbs)|
|Apricot juice||2⁄3 Cup (10.67 tbs)|
|Orange food coloring||2 Drop|
|Orange||2⁄3 Cup (10.67 tbs), peeled, pith removed, sectioned|
|Apricot halves||2⁄3 Cup (10.67 tbs)|
|Lemon juice||2 Tablespoon|
|Nuts||1 Tablespoon, chopped|
|Meringue||2 Cup (32 tbs), unbaked|
Serving size: Complete recipe
Calories 4339 Calories from Fat 1284
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 139 g213.8%
Saturated Fat 69.1 g345.3%
Trans Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 619.8 mg
Sodium 1306.1 mg54.4%
Total Carbohydrates 758 g252.7%
Dietary Fiber 24.6 g98.2%
Sugars 546.9 g
Protein 42 g84.4%
Vitamin A 83.4% Vitamin C 379.1%
Calcium 34.4% Iron 31.8%
*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet
Line a springform pan with crust.
Bake in oven 20-30 minutes.
In a bowl, mix cornstarch and egg yolks until creamy.
In a second bowl, mix orange juice, orange peel, sugar, apricot juice and food coloring, if desired.
Fold 1/2 cup (125 mL) liquid into cornstarch and egg mixture.
In a saucepan, bring remaining liquid to a boil.
Fold in cornstarch and egg mixture.
Stir until thickened.
Off heat, add fruit.
Gently stirring with a spatula, bring back to a boil.
Off heat, mix in lemon juice and butter.
Preheat oven to broil.
Pour lukewarm filling into crust.
Sprinkle with chopped nuts.
Cover with meringue.
Lightly brown in oven 1- 2 minutes.