Tangy Lime Pie

This lovely dessert is equally tangy and sweet, with a smooth fluffy texture. Serve it on chilled plates, garnished with more lime peel and whipped cream.

Serves: 8Hands-on: 25 minutesTotal: 4 hours 55 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 8

Ingredients

  • 12 graham crackers, crushed
  • 3 Tbsp. butter, melted
  • ⅓ cup frozen apple juice concentrate, thawed
  • 1 envelope (0.25 oz.) unflavored gelatin
  • ½ cup sugar
  • 1 tsp. grated lime zest
  • ⅓ cup fresh lime juice
  • 1 tsp. vanilla
  • 1 cup plain yogurt
  • ½ cup lime- or lemon-flavored yogurt

Directions

  • For crust, combine crushed graham crackers and melted butter in a small bowl. Press into bottom and up sides of a 9" pie plate; place in freezer.
  • For filling, in medium saucepan, combine juice concentrate with gelatin; let stand for 5 minutes. Stir in the sugar; place over low heat and cook, stirring frequently, until gelatin and sugar dissolve. Pour into medium bowl and add lime zest, lime juice, and vanilla; stir well. Cover and chill until mixture is consistency of unbeaten egg whites, about 30 minutes.
  • Whip chilled mixture until fluffy. Add yogurts and beat again until smooth.
  • Pour into prepared pie crust, cover, and chill until firm, about 4 hours.

Recipe Information

Serves: 8

Ingredients

  • 12 graham crackers, crushed
  • 3 Tbsp. butter, melted
  • ⅓ cup frozen apple juice concentrate, thawed
  • 1 envelope (0.25 oz.) unflavored gelatin
  • ½ cup sugar
  • 1 tsp. grated lime zest
  • ⅓ cup fresh lime juice
  • 1 tsp. vanilla
  • 1 cup plain yogurt
  • ½ cup lime- or lemon-flavored yogurt

Directions

  • For crust, combine crushed graham crackers and melted butter in a small bowl. Press into bottom and up sides of a 9" pie plate; place in freezer.
  • For filling, in medium saucepan, combine juice concentrate with gelatin; let stand for 5 minutes. Stir in the sugar; place over low heat and cook, stirring frequently, until gelatin and sugar dissolve. Pour into medium bowl and add lime zest, lime juice, and vanilla; stir well. Cover and chill until mixture is consistency of unbeaten egg whites, about 30 minutes.
  • Whip chilled mixture until fluffy. Add yogurts and beat again until smooth.
  • Pour into prepared pie crust, cover, and chill until firm, about 4 hours.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Information
Amount per serving
Calories240
Total Fat7g
Saturated Fat3.5g
Cholesterol15mg
Sodium125mg
Total Carbohydrate41g
Dietary Fiber1g
Sugars28g
Protein5g