Lola's Southern Buttermilk Pie

Barbara Miller

By
@Trufflegirl

My uncle's neighbor Lola, in North Carolina, made this pie all the time. Lola told me it is a Southern staple. For such a simple pie it sure delivers great flavor and creaminess. I just love this pie and now it has become one of my Thanksgiving day pies and I always think of Lola when I make it.


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Serves:

8

Prep:

5 Min

Cook:

45 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1/2 c
buttermilk
1-3/4 c
sugar
2
large eggs
2 Tbsp
flour
1/4 tsp
salt
1 stick
butter
1 tsp
vanilla
1/4 tsp
nutmeg

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
2
Mix everything together besides nutmeg and pour into an unbaked 9 inch pie shell. Sprinkle the top lightly with nutmeg. Bake in 350 degree oven for 30-45 minutes. Cool to allow filling to set.
3
This pie is wonderful because it is just something you don't see and taste everyday.

Add a dollop of whipped cream to the top and you have one decadent dessert!

About this Recipe

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