Chocolate Cream Pie Recipe

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Chocolate Cream Pie

Trudy Aldridge

By
@rosie0478

My son Jon loves this pie, He used to say, less sweet, more chocolate. I think I finally got it right.


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Serves:

8-10

Prep:

30 Min

Cook:

15 Min

Ingredients

1 c
sugar
1/4 c
plus2 tbsp. corn starch
1/8 tsp
salt
3
egg yolks, beaten
3 c
half and half
1 1/2 Tbsp
butter
2 tsp
vanilla extract
3 oz
chocolate, unsweetened squares
3 oz
bittersweet chocolate
1
baked 9
1 c
whipping chream
1/8-1/4 c
sugar
cocoa or shaved chokolate

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Combine the first 3 ingredients in a heavy saucepan; Stir well.
2
Combine the egg yolks and half and half; gradually stir into the sugar mixture.Add the chocolate. Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly, until mixture thickens and comes to a boil.Boil 3 minutes.
3
Remove from heat and stir in the butter and vanilla. Immediately pour into the pie shell. Cover with plastic wrap and chill 30 minutes or until firm.
4
Beat the whipping cream with a little sugar until firm peaks form. Spread over pie when it is completely cool. Dust with a little cocoa or shaved chocolate.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Pies