ARCHIVES: Pink Lullaby Pie




Yeah , I know. Its late. So worth the wait, because here is an actual pie recipe from Nita Krebs – an actual munchkin from the Wizard of Oz.
She was one of the lullaby league girls, actually. She is the one on the left… really!
PINK LULLABY PIE!
It's the pie of the month!
You need:
1 nine inch pre-baked pie crust
.
In top of a double boiler combine:
3 egg yolks slightly beaten with
1 cup water

¼ cup sugar

mix well.
Cook and stir over boiling water until mixture coats spoon
Remove from heat Add:
3-oz package of red jell-o (any red flavor you like) Stir until dissolved.
Add:
½ cup cold water
1 TBS lemon juice
1 TBS grenadine syrup
(optional).
Chill until thickened.
Whip:
1 cup of whipping cream
In a separate bowl beat:
3 egg whites with a dash of salt until foamy, then add:
4 TBS sugar
one at a time until soft rounded peaks form.
Fold whites into gelatin mixture.
Fold in 1 cup of the whipped cream. Chill again if the mixture is runny. Spoon into pie shell. Chill until firm. Serve with the extra whipped cream.
.Nita Krebs.