The Key Lime Pie Recipe

Time and again you may have wanted to showcase your prowess in the kitchen. You may have wished to surprise your family members with your excellent cooking skills. Make a point of making everyone smile in the dining room with an awesome food. Here is a key lime pie recipe to help you.

Ingredients

  • 2 cups of graham cracker crumbs
  • 1/3 cups of sugar
  • One teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1/3 cup of melted butter
  • Four egg yolks
  • Two egg whites
  • 1 can of sweetened condensed milk
  • ½ cup of key lime juice

Directions

  • Pour the crumbs into a bowl
  • Throw in small amount of sugar or a lot if at all it floats your boat
  • Add some butter. The concoction requires some salt also.
  • Melt it in a microwave
  • Now, drizzle the butter over the crumbs
  • Using a fork, stir the mixture for a short while. It should be moist, but better yet, still crumbly
  • Pour the crumb into your pie pan
  • Gently press the crumbs using your fingers to come up with a crust on the sides of the pan. Besides, do not expect the crumbs to stick together. The crust should crumble easily should you mess it so much
  • Now, bake the crust for almost 5 minutes in a 350-degree oven. It will toast it up result in the crust set
  • Get some limes
  • Zest some of them. You will require a heaping tablespoonful o zest
  • Should you not have a micro plane zester, kindly get one
  • Run the zester over the lime
  • Now, half as well as squeeze the puppies till you get ½ cup of juice
  • Dig around the fridge till you get two eggs. Separate the eggs since you require the yolks. Put the lime juice and the zest into your mixer’s bowl
  • Turn the mixer off and pour in one can of the condensed milk
  • When thoroughly mixed, pour it into the crust
  • Now, bake it for 15 minutes
  • Remove it from the oven. Then allow it to cool. Refrigerate it for hours
  • Serve it, and have fun

December 12, 2015

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