~ Chocolate Pecan Chess Pie ~

Cassie *

By
@1lovetocook1x

A delicious fudgy type pie, and so easy to throw together. Serve with a dollop of whipped cream and a sprinkling of cocoa and you'll be in chocolate heaven. Ice cream pairs well too!

Enjoy!

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Comments:
Serves:
6 - 8
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
50 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

1 - 9
inch, unbaked pie crust
1 stick
butter
2 oz
unsweetened chocolate, chopped
1 1/2 c
sugar
4
eggs
1/4 tsp
salt
1 Tbsp
bourbon or sherry
1 c
chopped pecans

Step-By-Step

1Preheat oven to 325 Degree F.

Have pie crust prepared and ready.

In a small saucepan over medium heat, melt the butter and add the chocolate, stirring until melted and smooth. Set aside to cool for 8 - 10 minutes.
2In a medium bowl, beat eggs, sugar, bourbon and salt, until well blended. Once chocolate mixture is cool, whisk into egg mixture until well blended. Fold in the pecans.
3Pour into prepared pie crust. Bake for 45 - 55 minutes. There will be cracks on top, which is normal, as it cools they will pretty much go back together. Center should be set, but not overcooked. Once it starts cracking, it's close to being done.
4Remove from oven to a rack to cool completely.
5Serve with ice cream or whipped cream.Yum!

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Pies
Main Ingredient: Eggs
Regional Style: American
Hashtags: #pecans, #fudgy, #pie, #chocolate