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Pecan Pie

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Would you like to try best of best pecan pie recipe? A lip-smacking dessert, this pecan pie completes your spread. It is always prepared with nuts as the key ingredient. Try it and feel free to pitch in suggested improvements or variations.
Ingredients
  Single crust pie pastry 1
  Eggs 3
  Sugar 2⁄3 Cup (10.67 tbs)
  Salt 1 Dash
  Dark corn syrup 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Butter/Margarine 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs), melted
  Pecan halves 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Directions

Prepare and roll out pastry.
Line a 9-inch pie plate.
Trim pastry to 1/2 inch beyond edge of pie plate.
Flute edge; do not prick pastry.
For filling, in mixing bowl beat eggs slightly with rotary beater or fork.
Add sugar and salt, stirring till dissolved.
Stir in corn syrup and melted butter or margarine; mix well.
Stir in pecan halves.
Place pie shell on oven rack; pourfilling into the pastry-lined pie plate.
To prevent overbrowning, cover edge of pie with foil.
Bake at 350┬░for 25 minutes.
Remove foil; bake till knife inserted off-center comes out clean, about 25 minutes more.
Cool on rack before serving.
Cover; chill to store.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Dessert
Method: 
Baked
Dish: 
Pie
Ingredient: 
Nut
Interest: 
Everyday

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