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super easy key lime pie

★★★★★ 5
a recipe by
Debbie Thurmond
Shreveport, LA

I absolutely LOVE Key Lime Pie. This recipe is sooooo easy, but it tastes so good that no one will ever dream that it only took you a few minutes to whip it up. It is the perfect finish to a great meal.

★★★★★ 5
serves 6-8
prep time 20 Min
method No-Cook or Other

Ingredients For super easy key lime pie

  • 1 can
    sweetened condensed milk
  • 1/2 - 2/3 c
    lime juice or key lime juice, to taste (bottled or fresh)
  • 1
    12 oz. tub of cool whip, thawed
  • 1 tsp
  • a few drops of green food color, if desired.
  • 1
    9 inch graham cracker crust
  • 1
    fresh lime for garnish

How To Make super easy key lime pie

  • 1
    Combine sweetened condensed milk, lime juice, Cool Whip, and vanilla on low speed until well blended. Add a few drops of green food color, if you desire, and mix in well.
  • 2
    Pour into a 9 inch graham cracker crust. Garnish with fresh grated lime peel. Cover and refrigerate until ready to serve.
  • 3
    VARIATION: For a change of pace, fold in a cup of fresh strawberries, coarsley chopped, to the mixture before pouring into the crust. Either way, it is great!