Chocolate Pie Recipe

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Chocolate Pie

Rene Palmer

By
@slinky789

This, as many others, is my grandmother's chocolate pie recipe. The basic recipe can be altered to be chocolate, banana, coconut or raisin. (simply omit the cocoa powder and add the ingredient of your choice).


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Serves:

6-8

Prep:

5 Min

Cook:

20 Min

Ingredients

1-1/2 c
sugar
2 Tbsp
cocoa powder
3
egg yolkes
3 Tbsp
flour
3/4 stick
butter
2 tsp
vanilla extract
2-1/4 c
milk
frozen, roll out pie crust
whipped topping

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Combine sugar, cocoa and flour. Add a small amount of milk so that the mixture is still "grainy." This helps to mix in the eggs.
2
Add eggs. Blend eggs into the sugar mixture and add rest of milk and butter. Butter will melt as the mixture heats.
3
Cook piecrust according the package directions.
4
Cook mixture on in the top of a double boiler on medium heat. Mixture will be done when it thickens. Remove from heat and add vanilla extract. Let mixture cool slightly. Pour into precooked pie crust.
5
Put the pie in the fridge to chill. Once chilled, top with whipped topping.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Pies, Chocolate
Other Tag: Quick & Easy