Cream Pie Recipe

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Cream Pie

Mia Fannie

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@Idontreallycare

I won a blue ribbon at my local fair for this pie. The judge liked this recipe so much, she took my recipe from the fair's pie display. I will also posted a vodka pie crust recipe, as well as the recipe for a "stabilized" topping, to go with this recipe.


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Serves:

6

Prep:

2 Hr

Cook:

20 Min

Method:

Stove Top

Ingredients

1 1/2 c
cold whole milk (divided into 1 c. and 1/2 c.
13 1/2 oz
1 can pure coconut milk
1/2 c
sugar
1/4 c
cornstarch
3
egg yolks, at room temperature
1
whole egg, at room temperature
2 Tbsp
butter, at room temperature
1 tsp
coconut extract
15 oz
1 can cream of coconut
2 1/2 c
shredded flaked coconut

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Place ½ C. Cold Milk in a medium-size mixing bowl and sprinkle the Gelatin over top. Set aside to soften, about 5 minutes.
2
Bring remaining 1 C. Whole Milk and Coconut Milk to nearly a boil in a large heavy saucepan over medium heat.
3
When Gelatin is soft, add Sugar, Cornstarch, Egg Yolks and Egg a whisk until very well blended.
4
Gradually whisk about ¼ C. of the hot milk mixture into the gelatin mixture, repeat this process once or twice using about ¾ C. of the hot milk mixture.
5
Pour the warmed gelatin mixture into the saucepan with the hot milk and bring the mixture to a boil, stirring constantly. Cook for about 3 more minutes or until the mixture is very thick.
6
Strain the pastry cream through a fine wire strainer into a large clean bowl.
7
Whisk into pastry cream mixture, Butter, Coconut Extract and Cream Of Coconut until smooth.
8
Stir in 2 C. Shredded Coconut
9
Pour into a cooled pie shell and refrigerate for at least 8 hours.
10
Top with Stabilized Whipped Cream Topping and toasted Shredded Coconut.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Pies
Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: American