Never-Fail Meringue Recipe: Easy Amish Meringue Recipe Won’t Disappoint | Amish Recipes

Never-Fail Meringue Recipe: Easy Amish Meringue Recipe Won't Let You Down

Have you never had any luck making meringue for pies or other desserts? This no-fail meringue recipe is from an Amish cookbook, and it “cuts beautifully and never gets sticky.”

We’re pretty sure the Amish know how to bake, so there’s no doubt that this meringue will be your favorite baking recipe.

Cuisine: American

Prep time: 10 minutes

Cooking time: 5 minutes
Total time: 15 minutes


  • 1 tablespoon cornstarch
  • 2 tablespoons cold water
  • 1/2 cup boiling water
  • 3 large egg whites
  • 6 tablespoons sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • pinch of salt

This is how you make it:

  1. Whisk the cornflour and cold water in a pan† Add the boiling water and cook, stirring, until clear and thickened. Remove from heat and let cool completely.
  2. Beat the egg whites with a electric mixer† Gradually add the sugar and beat until stiff. Add the salt and vanilla.
  3. Slowly begin to whisk in the cooled cornstarch mixture. Knock well.

Here’s how to use it:

  • Divide the meringue over your cooled pie filling.
  • Bake at 350 degrees F for about 10 minutes.

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