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Mom'S Delicious Key Lime Pie

Food.Wishes's picture
My mother's famous key lime pie. Check my website, foodwishes.com, for the full story, recipe ingredients and more details. Enjoy!
Ingredients
  Salt 1 Teaspoon
  Flour 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Shortening 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Ice water 6 Tablespoon
  Eggs 3 Large
  Lime juice 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Sweetened condensed milk 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Green food coloring 1 Drop
  Lime zest 1 Teaspoon (For Garnish)
  Whipped cream 1 Tablespoon
Directions

For recipe directions, please refer to the video.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Very Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Taste: 
Sweet
Method: 
Baked
Dish: 
Pie
Restriction: 
Lacto Ovo Vegetarian
Ingredient: 
Lime
Preparation Time: 
60 Minutes
Cook Time: 
45 Minutes
Ready In: 
105 Minutes
Servings: 
8
Story
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Here is a perfect key lime pie, which will definitely bring back your mother's memories! Not too sweet, has a sweet sour balance and unbelievably delicious; it can't get better than this. The chef here starts right from making the pie dough and shell from scratch . Next time your mother is in town, you know how to surprise her with this key lime pie.

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 443 Calories from Fat 224

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 25 g39%

Saturated Fat 8 g39.8%

Trans Fat 2.5 g

Cholesterol 95 mg31.7%

Sodium 319.5 mg13.3%

Total Carbohydrates 46 g15.3%

Dietary Fiber 0.95 g3.8%

Sugars 21.3 g

Protein 9 g17.3%

Vitamin A 4% Vitamin C 7.4%

Calcium 12.7% Iron 10.5%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

4 Comments

admin's picture
Good to see your mom in action. We all at ifood.tv love her. With Regards, ifood.tv Admin
allesandra's picture
Is this your mum?
Food.Wishes's picture
It sure is. Thanks.
tropicahnah's picture
OMG. That looks so good! So, without the dye, key lime pie isn't even green? Ha... interesting.
Mom'S Delicious Key Lime Pie Recipe Video