Grandma's Chocolate Pie

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Sharon Whitley

By
@aggiemom20002000

Enjoy! This is old Southern recipe and everyone used to wait for grandma to get up and put some coffee on. Then they knew it was time to have a slice of pie.

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Serves:
6-8
Prep:
25 Min
Cook:
25 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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1
baked pie shell
3 Tbsp
(heaping) cocoa
1/2 c
sugar
1/2 tsp
salt
3 Tbsp
(heaping), flour
1 c
evaporated milk
1 c
water
3
eggs, seperated
1 Tbsp
vanilla extract
2 Tbsp
butter

MERINGUE

3
egg whites
1/4 tsp
cream of tartar
1/2 tsp
vanilla extract
6 Tbsp
sugar

How to Make Grandma's Chocolate Pie

Step-by-Step

  • 1Combine cocoa, sugar, salt, and flour in saucepan. Gradually stir in evaporated milk and water. Cook, stirring constantly until slightly thickened.
  • 2Pour a little of the hot mixture into egg yolks that have been slightly beaten. Pour back into pan, cook 1 minute, remove from heat and add vanilla and butter. stir until blended.
  • 3Beat the egg whites and cream of tartar on medium speed until foamy. Add extract, beat until soft peaks form. Beat in sugar 1 tablespoon at a time, on high, until stiff peaks form.
  • 4Pour cocoa mix into a baked, cooked pie shell.

    Top with meringue, bake in preheated oven at 350F for 15 minutes or until golden.

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About Grandma's Chocolate Pie

Course/Dish: Pies, Chocolate
Main Ingredient: Eggs
Regional Style: Southern
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Heirloom




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