Velvet Custard Pie

1
Nancy Allen

By
@mawmawnan

Custard pies are so good! I like this one a lot.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
8 slices
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
50 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 1
    unbaked 9 inch pie shell
  • 2 1/2 c
    milk, 2%
  • 4 large
    eggs
  • 3/4 c
    granulated sugar
  • 1 1/4 tsp
    pure vanilla extract
  • 1/4 tsp
    salt
  • ·
    grated nutmeg sprinkled on top of pie

How to Make Velvet Custard Pie

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 350. Set aside a 9 inch pie plate lined with an unbaked 9 inch pastry pie shell. In a small saucepan, scald milk over medium high heat then set it aside.
  2. In a larger mixer bowl, thoroughly beat the eggs, sugar, vanilla and salt together. Add 1 cup of the hot milk mixture slowly into the egg mixture. Add the rest of the milk and continue to beat slowly.
  3. Pour the custard into the pie shell and sprinkle with nutmeg. Bake on the lowest oven rack for 40 minutes or until the custard is set and lightly golden. Remove and let cool completely. Cover with foil & refrigerate any leftovers.

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About Velvet Custard Pie

Course/Dish: Pies
Main Ingredient: Eggs
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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