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pearl weddle's pattern for chess cakes

★★★★★ 9
a recipe by
Angel Porter
Aurora, CO

This is a very old recipe. When my mother in law was just a little girl, she knew that making clothes had a pattern, but at that time she didn't know that with cooking it was a recipe. So she asked Pearl Weddle for her pattern for her chess cakes. It has been called a pattern ever since.

Blue Ribbon Recipe

These are darling mini coconut chess cakes... wrapped in flaky pie dough! The best of both worlds!

— The Test Kitchen @kitchencrew
★★★★★ 9
serves makes 12 chess cakes
prep time 10 Min
cook time 20 Min
method Bake

Ingredients For pearl weddle's pattern for chess cakes

  • 3
  • 3 Tbsp
    whole milk
  • 2 Tbsp
  • 1 c
  • 1 c
    coconut, shredded
  • 1
    recipe pie dough

How To Make pearl weddle's pattern for chess cakes

Test Kitchen Tips
We cut small rounds from a refrigerated pie crust to make our mini shells.
  • 1
    Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Using a cup cake pan, line each cup cake with pie dough.
  • 2
    Combine the remaining ingredients to make a batter. Then fill each mini pie with the batter.
  • 3
    Finally Bake the chess cakes for 20 minutes

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