Introduction: No Fuss, No Muss, Makes It's Own Crust Egg Custard Pie

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Greetings Food Fans,

Do you like egg custard pie???

Well allow me to introduce you to the easiest egg custard pie you will EVER make.

Step 1: What Will You Need to Buy...

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  • Shortening
  • Sugar
  • Plain Flour
  • Melted Butter
  • Eggs
  • Evaporated milk
  • Vanilla
  • Nutmeg

Step 2: What You Will Need From Your Kitchen...

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  • A measuring spoon
  • A measuring cup
  • A mixing bowl
  • A pie pan
  • A hand mixer (not pictured)

Step 3: Set Your Oven...

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You will want your oven heated up to a nice 350 degrees. Always preheat so that when you get everything mixed together, it will be ready to pop into the oven.

Step 4: Prepare Your Pan...

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Before I start mixing the ingredients, you need to prepare you pan. Grab a paper towel and get some shortening, I choose Crisco brand. Coat the pan with a thin layer then sprinkle some flour over top the shortening and swirl it around until it adheres to the shortening. Set it to the side.

Step 5: Mixing Up the Ingredients

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This is one of the easiest desserts you will ever make. You add the following ingredients in one bowl and one time.

You will mix up...

1 cup of sugar

3 tablespoons of flour

2 tablespoons of melted butter

3 eggs

1 (12 ounce) can of evaporated milk

1 teaspoon of vanilla

Once you have combined your ingredients, mix away.

Step 6: Pour Into Your Pan and Bake

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Once everything is well blended, pour it into your pie pan, sprinkle it with nutmeg and pop it into the oven for 40 to 45 minutes.

Step 7: Checking Your Pie

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Time for that old bakers trick.... The TOOTHPICK TEST.

To check and see if you pie is done, stick a toothpick in the center, if it comes out clean, pie is done.

Step 8: Enjoy the Excellent Egg Custard Pie...

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When you slice into the pie, you will notice that a crust has formed on the bottom of the pie. Now enjoy, might I suggest with a cup of coffee??

Psst.... It is great for sharing also.

Peace!!!

Comments

GabrielleD9 (author)2016-08-29

We would call this milktart in south africa

Very Cool, GabrielleD9. Thanks for sharing that. Hello to South Africa!! :)

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