“Christine Ferrare prepared this pie on Oprah as a lighter dessert option for Thanksgiving. I have found that this pie is requested more often in my family than once a year. I have been told by pumpkin lovers that this is the best pumpkin pie ever.”
READY IN:
40mins
SERVES:
8
YIELD:
1 Pie
UNITS:
US

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Combine gelatin, 1/2 cup of sugar, salt, cinnamon, allspice, ginger and nutmeg in a saucepan. Stir in milk, egg yolks and pumpkin. Cook over medium heat until thick. Chill saucepan in refrigerator until partially set - about 1 hour.
  2. In a bowl, beat egg whites until soft peaks form. Gradually add 1/4 cup of sugar and continue beating until stiff peaks form. Fold in 1/2 cup of whipped cream. Fold egg white mixture into filling. Pour filling into pie crust and chill for 1 hour.
  3. Just before serving, top with remaining whipped cream and sprinkle some shaved dark chocolate on top.

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