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Raisin Amber Pie

Rated as 4.25 out of 5 Stars

"A rich buttermilk custard with raisins topped with meringue."
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1 h 30 m servings 332
Original recipe yields 8 servings (1 - 9 inch pie)


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  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C.)
  2. In a large bowl, beat egg yolks and sugar until creamy. Blend in flour, cinnamon, allspice and salt. Beat in buttermilk and melted butter. Stir in raisins. Pour filling into pie shell.
  3. Bake in the preheated oven for 30 to 40 minutes, or until filling is set.
  4. In a large glass or metal mixing bowl, beat egg whites until stiff peaks form. Spread meringue over pie, covering completely. Bake or 8 to 10 minutes, until lightly browned.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 332 calories; 11.5 54.6 5.4 107 470 Full nutrition

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Let me start off my saying I hate when people review a recipe then say all the things they changed. I didn't exactly do that. Here it goes! I made the pie filling and just baked it without th...

My Grandmother made this pie when I was a child. It was the most wonderful pie ever! I recently started looking for her 'amber pie'. I didn't think I'd ever be able to find it again. Turns out, ...

I used a walnut pie crust which was great with the raisins- great filling recipe- I didn't use the meringue.

OMG, this is way too sweet for me! Really wouldn't need that much sugar, raisins are so sweet already... I won't make again. If you like sweet desserts and raisins, this is probably a good one ...