Lemon Ice-Box Cake I

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"Light, fluffy dessert-like cake with a taste of cheesecake."

Ingredients

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Nutrition

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  • Calories:
  • 169 kcal
  • 8%
  • Fat:
  • 6.1 g
  • 9%
  • Carbs:
  • 28.2g
  • 9%
  • Protein:
  • 2.3 g
  • 5%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 15 mg
  • 5%
  • Sodium:
  • 123 mg
  • 5%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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Directions

  1. To Prepare Crust: mix graham crackers, 1/2 cup sugar and melted butter and press into 9 x 13 inch pan.
  2. Mix lemon gelatin with 1 cup boiling water and let cool.
  3. Meanwhile, whip the chilled evaporated milk, add the 1 cup sugar and lemon juice. Whip until sugar is dissolved. Whip in the cooled gelatin into the milk mixture then stir in pineapple.
  4. Pour lemon mixture over crust in pan. Sprinkle with 1/2 cup crushed graham crackers and chopped maraschino cherries if desired. Chill several hours or overnight.<BR> Variation: Mix one 8 ounce package of cream cheese with the 1 cup sugar; add this to the whipped milk, gelatin and lemon juice mixture. Stir in pineapple then proceed as above.
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WHY, WHY, WHY??? Why are there no more reviews (but one - and now mine) for this recipe? I made it because I love lemon and it sounded good. It was wonderful!! I used 2 cups graham cracker crum...

I think the recipe calls for the cake to be chilled...which means to be put in the fridge not the freezer.

Reminds me of a childhood favourite my Nana used to make! I found the juice of 2 lemons made it quite tart, so next time I'll probably use just one. I mixed 2 cups graham cracker crumbs with 1/2...