Dad's Chocolate Pie Recipe

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Dad's Chocolate Pie

georgia ainsworth

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@sweetsue01

Whenever you would ask my dad what he would like to have as a dessert, he would always say CHOCOLATE PIE, (you know, the kind my mother used to make). His mother was a fantastic cook and this is one of her recipes. It is simple and very quick to make.


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Serves:

6 - 8

Ingredients

1 c
white sugar
2 Tbsp
cornstarch
2 c
milk
1/4 tsp
salt
5 Tbsp
cocoa powder
2 Tbsp
butter
2
egg yolks, beaten
2 tsp
vanilla

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Combine the sugar, cornstarch and salt in a medium saucepan.
2
Stir in the milk, cocoa powder and the (melted) butter. Blend well. Then add the egg yolks and vanilla.
3
Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly until the mixture thickens. Remove from heat and pour into a cooked crust.
4
Cover with meringue and brown in a preheated oven of 350 degrees. Cool on a rack until ready to be served.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Pies