Lemon Chess Pie

Lemon Chess Pie Recipe

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billy haze

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@billyhaze

Very simple,southern favorite.
I like lemons,so I adapted it with extra lemon juice cause it perks up your mouth. :)

Rating:
★★★★★ 4 votes
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Serves:
1-10 inch pie:8 servings.
Prep:
45 Min

Ingredients

1 1/2 c
sugar
1 Tbsp
cornstarch
1 Tbsp
lemon zest, grated
4 large
eggs
1/2 c
lemon juice, fresh
1 stick
butter, melted and cooled
1
unbaked pie crust

How to Make Lemon Chess Pie

Step-by-Step

  • 1Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

    In a large mixing bowl,combine the sugar,cornstarch and lemon zest.Whick in the eggs,1 at a time.Stir in the lemon juice and butter and blend thoroughly
  • 2Pour the egg mixture into the pie shell and bake until the top is lightly browned and the center sets,20-25 minutes.
  • 3Remove from the oven and let cool to room temperature.

    Slice and serve.

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About Lemon Chess Pie

Course/Dish: Pies
Hashtag: #lemon