Mexican lime pie/Torta de lima

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Serves: 10-12
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Ingredients

3 pkg maria cookies
2 can(s) condensed milk (used la lechera brand)
2 can(s) evaporated milk
8 limes (juice)
lime zest, grated

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Blanca Fernandez Recipe
Lightly Salted
Watsonville, CA (pop. 51,199)
BlancaTere
Member Since Oct 2011
Blanca's notes for this recipe:
I got this recipe from my friend. Her hubbie Armando makes this. Story is that his mom use to make it for him when he was little. They are from Mexico city.
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Directions

1
Get your pretty pan ready. Mix milk and lime juice. Start by layering the cookies and layer with milk mix, add another layer. Milk mix should be at the top. Sprinkle lime zest.
2
Refrigerate so that the milk mix will set.
3
Cut up and enjoy!!!

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user Blanca Fernandez BlancaTere - Jun 20, 2012
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user cyndi gillingham cyndiloopoo - Jun 20, 2012
Are there any substitutes for Maria Cookies. I live in a small town and have never seen them around here.
user Blanca Fernandez BlancaTere - Jun 20, 2012
Let me think....why don't you try it with grahm crackers...the plain kind. The cookies are more similar in taste to the animal cookies. Give it a try.
user cyndi gillingham cyndiloopoo - Jun 20, 2012
Thx !!
user Blanca Fernandez BlancaTere - Jun 20, 2012
Let me know how it turns out.

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