I assume you can adapt this for use with a homemade or ready made crust. Ice Box Pie Is A Slice Of Nostalgia This lemon ice box pie … The file recipe called for 2 cups fresh lemon juice, which would require at least 12 of my precious Meyer lemons and seemed like too much; the Southern Living recipe called for 1 cup lemon juice. Lemon Icebox Pie Filling From Southern Living 3/4 cup milk 1/4 cup cornstarch 1 (14-ounce) can sweetened condensed milk 3 large eggs 1/2 cup fresh lemon juice 3 drops yellow food coloring (optional) 3 tablespoons butter Topped with whipped cream and adorned with fresh lemon slices it’s sure to appeal to dessert connoisseurs and pie fans of all ages. We love this pie for its silky, sharp, curd-like lemon filling, perfectly complemented by a light, fluffy meringue topping. Classic Southern Lemon Ice Box Pie. While it calls for a homemade graham cracker crust, I usually cheat and purchase a pre-made crust, unless I need the pie to be gluten-free. In the end, I compromised, making adjustments until I … This Lemon Ice Box Pie is made with a vanilla wafer crust and a creamy lemon infused filling. Gina, this is probably as "southern" as you can get. In the dog days of summer, there’s no sweet relief like a slice of cool, creamy lemon meringue pie. One of the best things about this pie is the simple substitutions you can make in the recipe.