Chess Pie Recipe

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Chess Pie

Wanda Richardson

By
@wandaledford

This wonderful pie recipe came from my aunt in KY who passed away a few years ago. When my mom or I bake it, we always mention her.


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Rating:

Serves:

8

Prep:

30 Min

Cook:

1 Hr

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

2 c
sugar
2 Tbsp
cornmeal
2 Tbsp
flour
5
egg yolks (use whites for meringue)
1/2 c
margarine
1 c
cream

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Mix sugar, flour and meal together. Cream margarine and gradually add sugar/flour meal mixture to it. Beat egg yolks and cream together. Add to dry ingredients. Pour into unbaked pie crust.
2
Bake at 375 for 15 minutes to set crust. Turn oven down to 325 and bake for 45 minutes until golden brown.
3
Use 5 egg whites for meringue.

About this Recipe

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