of white sugar, 2 T rice flour, 6 T tapioca starch, and 1/4 t salt.
1 1/2 cups
of hot water and whisk together to combine. Cook and stir over medium high until it starts to boil.
longer for a creamier filling my Better homes & Garden cookbook says.
of hot mixture and whisk it with 4 egg yolks. Then gradually stir it back into the mixture in the pan.
stirring constantly or until thickened.
of butter and stir in 1 cup of freshly squeezed lemon juice (2 large lemons) and the zest from these two lemons. The lemons pictured here gave me 1 cup of lemon juice.
make a meringue: (Note: Try to time it so the meringue is done a few minutes after the lemon filling is done so it is still hot when you put the meringue on top.) Here is a great site with a lot of information about making meringue.
cream of tartar, and gradually add 6 T of sugar one tablespoon at a time beating at high speed until peaks form about 2-4 minutes Add 1/2 t of vanilla and beat until blended.
the pie away from a draft on a wire rack to cool