Key Lime Pie
- The measurements below are supposed to make 2 - 9inch single crust pie, I found it only made one pie
2 tablespoons of finely grated lime zest
4 eggs yolks
1/2 cup of fresh lime juice (I ended up using 4 limes)
plus additional 1/2 teaspoon for whipping cream
1 can 14 oz sweetened condensed milk
1 1/2 cups of heavy whipping cream
3 tablespoons of sugar
1/2 teaspoon of vanilla extract
Loving my new egg crate Summer sent me
15 Graham Crackers (crushed in crumbs)
2 Tablespoons of sugar
1 Stick of unsalted butter
For the step my step instructions & great tips on making the crust click here, to visit Summer's blog
To give the crust extra kick, I added some lime zest
Making the pie, oops I broke one yoke!
For the step my step instructions & great tips on making the key lime pie click here, to visit Summer's blog
Isn't my pie pretty!! I left the yummy crust exposed :) Make sure you visit Summer's blog to see her pretty pie & read all of her great baking tips along with the step by step instructions.
The pie was a delicious treat, that I'm looking forward to making again very soon. Hasani summed up the pie in one word YUM!
PS. The crust was amazing! Like tha bomb, I love thick crust and this was super thick and good.
Have you tried any new pie recipes ? Are you a have of Key Lime Pie? What's your favorite pie to make or eat!?!
Edit: Today is National Pi Day 2012! Click here for more information. Wow I'm so cool and trendy to sahre my Pie to day on Pi day, lol