Ms. Rosetta's Old-Fashioned Chocolate Chess Pie

Ms. Rosetta's Old-fashioned Chocolate Chess Pie

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Janis McRae

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@JanisinLA

This recipe came from my husband's "nanny". The lady that baby-sat, cleaned house, cooked supper for the family and was just a jewel of a person. She was with the family for 30 years. She had no recipe, this was "outta her head". She was still with the family when we married. I followed her around for days tryng to get measurements!

Rating:

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Ingredients

  • 1 c
    sugar
  • 1/2 c
    brown sugar, firmly packed
  • 5 Tbsp
    cocoa
  • 2 Tbsp
    flour
  • 1/4 tsp
    salt
  • 1/2 c
    cream
  • 3
    eggs
  • 1/3 c
    unsalted butter, melted
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla
  • 1
    9 inch baked pie-shell, do not brown

How to Make Ms. Rosetta's Old-Fashioned Chocolate Chess Pie

Step-by-Step

  1. Pre-heat oven to 325 degrees. Combine sugars, cocoa, flour and salt. Mix well. Blend in cream. Beat in eggs.
  2. Add cooled melted buttert and vanill, beating well until smooth. Pour into pre-baked pie shell.
  3. Bake until filling is puffed and set, about 45 - 50 minutes. Let cool before cutting.

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About Ms. Rosetta's Old-Fashioned Chocolate Chess Pie

Course/Dish: Pies




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