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Key Lime Pie

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A different kind of Key Lime Pie that has whipped cream incorporated into the filling. This is a great dish for a hot summer day and we always have it on the 4th of July. You can either serve this cold from the refrigerator or you can freeze it and have a frozen treat.
Ingredients
For crust:
  Graham cracker crumbs 1 Cup (16 tbs), crushed
  Granulated white sugar 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  Butter 6 Tablespoon, melted
  Cooking spray 1
For filling:
  Key lime juice/Bottled key lime juice 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs) (Preferably Squeezed From Fresh Key Limes)
  Lime zest 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Sweetened condensed milk 14 Ounce (1 can)
  Heavy whipping cream 1 Pint
Directions

GETTING READY:

  1. Preheat oven to 350°F.
  2. Coat pie plate with cooking spray.

MAKING:

  1. In a bowl, combine cracker crumbs, white sugar, butter and mix well.
  2. Press the mixture into a deep dish pie plate that has been coated with cooking spray. Bake in oven until golden (5-7 minutes). Allow to cool.
  3. Combine the key lime juice, zest and condensed milk in a bowl. Set aside.
  4. Whip the whipping cream until you have stiff peaks and fold the key lime mixture into the whipping cream.
  5. Place in the cooled pie crust.
  6. Refrigerate or freeze to set.

SERVING:

  1. Serve and enjoy!
Things You Will Need
Deep dish pie plate
Large bowl

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
European
Course: 
Dessert
Taste: 
Sweet
Method: 
Freezed
Dish: 
Pie
Interest: 
Summer
Restriction: 
Lacto Ovo Vegetarian
Ingredient: 
Key Lime
Preparation Time: 
5 Minutes
Cook Time: 
10 Minutes
Ready In: 
15 Minutes
Servings: 
6

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 599 Calories from Fat 409

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 46 g71.5%

Saturated Fat 28.8 g143.8%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 157.9 mg52.6%

Sodium 112.6 mg4.7%

Total Carbohydrates 43 g14.3%

Dietary Fiber 0.07 g0.28%

Sugars 38 g

Protein 6 g11.5%

Vitamin A 33.7% Vitamin C 9.2%

Calcium 19.2% Iron 0.72%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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