My Momma's Homemade Egg Pies

My Momma's Homemade Egg Pies Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Judy Steward

By
@outinthecountry

This is my moms recipe. She's not with us anymore but when I make these it's like she's still here.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
12 to 14
Prep:
25 Min
Cook:
30 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • 2
    refrigerated pie crust
  • 2 large
    cans evaporated milk(plus enough milk to make 4 cups)
  • 8
    eggs (whites, and yokes divided)
  • 2 c
    sugar(plus 1/4 cup for egg whites)
  • 4
    heaping tablespoons flour
  • 2 Tbsp
    butter
  • 2 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 2 Tbsp
    corn syrup, light

How to Make My Momma's Homemade Egg Pies

Step-by-Step

  1. following directions; bake pie crust. set aside
  2. In 2 medium bowls seperate the eggs and set aside the egg whites for later.
  3. on medium heat in heavy medium sauce pan, add milk, 1 1/2 cups of the sugar, bring to a simmer, until it starts to heat, stirring to keep from scorching. remove from heat
  4. to the egg yokes add the rest of the sugar, and flour and a little water just enough to make it easy to mix, mixing well. To temper the yokes while stiring add 1 cup of the heated milk mixture, mixing well
  5. return sauce pan to heat, while stirring add egg yoke mixture to milk, and sugar mixture mixing contentiously cooking until it thickens. about 5 to 10 minutes, remove from heat and add butter, and vanilla. mix well divide between the 2 pie crust.
  6. beat the egg whites until firm peaks form, and add 1/4 cup sugar, and 2 tablespoons corn syrup, beating to mix well. divide between pies. put pies under broiler until browned on top. cool for about 30 minutes before serving

Printable Recipe Card

About My Momma's Homemade Egg Pies

Course/Dish: Pies Puddings
Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #pies #custard




Show 2 Comments & Reviews

20 Fresh Fruit Pie Recipes That Are Summertime On A Plate

20 Fresh Fruit Pie Recipes That Are Summertime on a Plate

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Nothing says summertime more than fresh fruit. Sweet and juicy, markets are overflowing with peaches, cherries, blueberries, rhubarb, strawberries, watermelon, and more. Need some ideas on how to use all...

Delicious Citrus Desserts For A Summer Treat Recipe

Delicious Citrus Desserts for a Summer Treat

Kitchen Crew

Tart and crisp a citrus dessert just screams summertime to me. I'll never pass up dessert, especially when they're packed with citrus flavor. Pucker up, because these Blue Ribbon desserts...

19 Raspberry Recipes Bursting With Flavor

19 Raspberry Recipes Bursting With Flavor

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

We're planting a little seed about what you need to make this week... Try one of these 19 yummy raspberry recipes bursting with flavor!