Mama's Chess Pie

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Mary Seaman

By
@Grammamuffin

Mama always made this incredible chess pie without cornmeal or vinegar or buttermilk. Just 4 very simple ingredients that are almost always on hand to make up a dessert perfect for company or everyday.

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Serves:
6-8
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
1 Hr
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

1
9" pie shell
1/2 c
butter
1 1/2 c
white sugar
3
eggs
2 tsp
vanilla

How to Make Mama's Chess Pie

Step-by-Step

  • 1Melt butter in a small saucepan over low heat. Stir in sugar and remove from heat to allow to cool slightly.
  • 2Beat eggs until frothy in a separate bowl and add slowly to butter mixture. Stir in vanilla.
  • 3Pour into pie shell and bake in 350 degree oven for 1 hour.

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About Mama's Chess Pie

Course/Dish: Pies
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: Southern
Other Tag: Heirloom