Alaskan Snow Pie

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This raspberry ice cream pie with a meringue top is a favorite dessert in a lodge here in the mountains!

Prep Time:
30 mins
Cook Time:
15 mins
Total Time:
45 mins
1 to 9 - inch pie


  • 1 cup all-purpose flour

  • ½ cup toasted and chopped almonds

  • ¼ cup packed brown sugar

  • ½ teaspoon ground cinnamon

  • ½ cup butter, melted

  • 2 egg whites

  • ¼ cup white sugar

  • ½ gallon raspberry ice cream, softened

  • ¼ cup raspberry syrup


  1. In a medium bowl combine flour, almonds, brown sugar, and cinnamon. Mix well, then add melted butter or margarine. Stir thoroughly, then press mixture into a 9-inch pie pan. Bake crust in preheated 350 degree F (175 degree C) oven for 8 to 10 minutes. Remove and cool completely.

  2. Preheat broiler.

  3. In a small mixing bowl beat egg whites until frothy. Add white sugar one tablespoon at a time, beating constantly until stiff peaks form.

  4. Spread softened ice cream into cooled pie shell. Cover completely with meringue.

  5. Brown meringue in preheated broiler just until meringue begins to turn golden. Watch very closely! Pour just enough raspberry syrup onto each serving plate to thinly coat the bottom of plate. Place a slice of pie on each plate and serve immediately.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

670 Calories
34g Fat
79g Carbs
11g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 8
Calories 670
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 34g 44%
Saturated Fat 18g 88%
Cholesterol 150mg 50%
Sodium 188mg 8%
Total Carbohydrate 79g 29%
Dietary Fiber 3g 11%
Total Sugars 64g
Protein 11g
Vitamin C 11mg 56%
Calcium 197mg 15%
Iron 1mg 8%
Potassium 345mg 7%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.