Key Lime Pie Recipe


One of the easiest pie recipes you will ever come across is Key Lime Pie. This pie originated in Key West, Florida. The pie is so simple to make the filling only consists of three ingredients; sweetened condensed milk, lime juice, and egg yolks. To save time you can use a prepared graham cracker crust and just pour the filling into it. Depending on where you live, you might not be able to find key limes. I know around here it is very difficult so I had to settle for regular lime juice. Serving with whipped cream is a must. Enjoy.

Ingredients:
5 egg yolks (beaten)
1 (14 ounce) can sweetened condensed milk
½ cup key lime juice
1 (9 inch) prepared graham cracker crust

Cooking Instructions:

Step 1: Pre-heat the oven to 375 degrees. In a large mixing bowl combine egg yolks, sweetened condensed milk, and lime juice. Mix well. Pour into the unbaked graham cracker shell.
Step 2: Place into the oven and bake for 15 minutes. Allow to cool. Top with whipped cream.

       

5 Responses to “Key Lime Pie Recipe”

  1. Kent — November 26, 2010 @ 9:46 am

    Happy Thanksgiving Bobby, hope you enjoyed it :)

  2. Kristin — December 16, 2010 @ 8:02 am

    A good alternate to fresh key lime juice is a bottle version called “Nelly and Joe’s”. They sell it in most grocery stores (even in the midwest) and it’s excellent. I originally ran across it in Key West ages ago and then it started popping up in the grocery.

  3. Madai — February 19, 2012 @ 6:35 pm

    Easiest ever! Tastes great every time!

  4. karla alegre — February 24, 2012 @ 1:11 am

    how can i make the graham crust circle??? its my first time in baking so im kinda new here..

  5. Bobby — February 24, 2012 @ 9:39 pm

    Karla alegre- usually you can just buy them premade in the store.

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