Recipes

Chess Pie

Recipe submitted by: Dani Gurrie

Recipe courtesy of:

"This is a very sweet, rich pie which cannot be described as anything but marvelous."
 
cook 15 minutes
cook 50 minutes
cook 5

What's in it

Ingredients

1/2 cup butter
2 cups white sugar
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
4 eggs
1 tablespoon cornmeal
1/4 cup evaporated milk
1 tablespoon distilled white vinegar
1 (9 inch) unbaked pie shell

How to cook it

Directions

  • Preheat the oven to 425 degrees F (220 degrees C).
  • In a large bowl, mix the butter, sugar and vanilla together. Mix in the eggs, then stir in the cornmeal, evaporated milk and vinegar until smooth.
  • Bake for 10 minutes in the preheated oven, then reduce heat to 300 degrees F (150 degrees C) for 40 minutes. Let cool. Cut and top servings with whipped cream.