Shaker Lemon Pie
2 large lemons
2 cups granulated sugar
4 eggs, well beaten
Pastry for double-crust 9-inch pie
Slice lemons as thin as paper, rind and all. Combine with sugar; mix well.
Cover and refrigerate. Let stand for 2 hours, preferably overnight. Stir occasionally.
Add beaten eggs to lemon mixture; mix well. Turn into unbaked pie shell, arranging lemon slices evenly. Cover with top crust. Cut several slits near center. Cover pie edge with foil.
Bake at 450 degrees F for 15 minutes.
Remove foil. Reduce heat to 375 degrees F and bake for about 20 minutes or until silver knife inserted near the edge comes out clean.
Cool before serving.
Makes 8 to 10 servings.
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