Friday, January 21, 2011

I Can’t Have No Affair Because It’s Wrong & I Don’t Want Earl to Kill Me Pie

Simple description: “Vanilla custard with banana. Hold the banana …”



Recipe: 



INGREDIENTS

2 1/2 C. graham cracker crumbs
1/2 C. brown sugar
1/2 C. melted butter
2 large eggs
1/3 C. granulated sugar
1/2 tsp. salt
2 C. milk, scalded
1/2 tsp. vanilla extract
1/4 tsp. ground cinnamon
3 egg whites
1/2 C. white sugar

INSTRUCTIONS
  1. Mix crumbs, brown sugar and butter until well-blended. Press mixture into a 9-inch pan. Preheat oven to 425 degrees.
  2. Beat eggs slightly in a large bowl. Add sugar and salt. Slowly stir in hot, scalded milk. Add vanilla. Strain mixture into pie crust. Sprinkle top with cinnamon.
  3. Bake on lower shelf 25-30 minutes, or until custard is firm.
  4. In larger glass mixing bowl, beat egg whites until foamy. Gradually add 1/4 C. white sugar, continuing to beat until stiff peaks form.
  5. Spread meringue over pie after custard is set, return to oven until meringue is slightly brown. Cool 15 minutes.

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