Old Fashioned Whiskey Pineapple Pie

Tiffany Bannworth

By
@MissAnubis

This recipe is for all the pineapple lovers out there.

I highly recommend using fresh pineapple, but you can substitute canned or frozen.

Serve with your favorite tea or coffee.

Rating:
★★★★★ 4 votes
Comments:
Serves:
1 pie
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
25 Min

Ingredients

PINEAPPLE FILLING

1
fresh pineapple, cored and diced
1/2 stick
butter
1 c
dark brown sugar
1 Tbsp
dark molasses
1 Tbsp
vanilla
3 Tbsp
whiskey or bourbon
1/2 c
cream
3
egg yolks
3/4 c
flour
1 pinch
salt
1 tsp
cinnamon
1 tsp
cornstarch

PIE CRUST

your favorite from scratch pie crust

VANILLA MERINGUE

3
egg whites
1/8 tsp
salt
1/4 tsp
cream of tartar
1 tsp
vanilla
4 Tbsp
vanilla sugar

Step-By-Step

1To make filling, place fresh pineapple, butter, dark brown sugar, and whiskey in a saucepan. Cook on high for about 3 minutes, then lower heat to low medium.
2Add molasses and vanilla. Mix well.
3Whisk your cornstarch into your cream, then add both to the pan.
4Add the rest of the filling ingredients, save the yolks. Stir well and allow to bubble.
5Beat your egg yolk. Then a few drops of the pan mixture to the yolks. Beat. Then a little more, until the yolks are heated but not cooking as to temper the yolks. When this is accomplished, slowly add eggs to pan while whisking.
6Puree filling with a immersion blender.
7Remove from heat, then pour in a mixing bowl. Place in refrigerator.
8Make pie crust and press into greased pie dish. Set aside.
9To make meringue, take chilled whites and beat on low for 3 minutes, gradually raising the speed.
10Then add salt, cream of tartar, and vanilla. Keep beating.
11When glossy, add a teaspoon of sugar at a time. When all is in, beat until you have soft to strong peaks.
12To assemble pie, pour chilled filling into crust, then add meringue, optionally making peaks.
13Place in a 400F preheat oven for 5 minutes. Then drop heat to 325F for 25 minutes.
14Refrigerate overnight.

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