Classic pecan pie

CLASSIC PECAN PIE

How can you forget the importance of a pecan pie at the table on holidays? Yes, the dinner table is empty without the classic pecan pie. The pecan pies are baked traditionally for Thanksgiving, Christmas, and other festivals. The pecan pie has the classic nutty flavor of pecans and the sweetness of sugar. The crisp of pie shell and the gooey and nutty texture of filling—it’s like heaven on the table.

This classic pecan pie is a perfect recipe to make and very handy. It is simple and easy that you can bake a pie like a professional chef and this pie will surely become your family’s favorite pie recipe. You can share this pie with your friends family and loved ones as a gift also instead of sending cakes you can bake this yummy pie for them and everyone loved it.

CLASSIC PECAN PIE

Classic pecan pie

This classic pecan pie is a perfect recipe to make and very handy. It is simple and easy that you can bake a pie like a professional chef and this pie will surely become your family’s favourite pie recipe.you can share this pie with your friends family and loved one as a gift also instead of sending cakes you can bake this yummy pie for them and everyone loved it.
Prep: 40 mins
Cook: 1 hr
Total: 1 hr 40 mins
Yield: 6 people

Ingredients 

  • 2 cups Pecan (halves)
  • ½ cup Butter (unsalted)
  • 1 cup Sugar (light brown)
  • ½ cup Sugar (white)
  • ½ cup Corn syrup (light)
  • ½ tsp Salt
  • 1 tsp Vanilla extract
  • 1 tbsp Whisky (bourbon )
  • 2 tbsps Milk
  • 3 tbsp Flour
  • 3 large Eggs
Nutrition Facts
Classic pecan pie
Amount per Serving
Calories
698
% Daily Value*
Fat
 
42
g
65
%
Saturated Fat
 
13
g
81
%
Trans Fat
 
1
g
Polyunsaturated Fat
 
8
g
Monounsaturated Fat
 
18
g
Cholesterol
 
134
mg
45
%
Sodium
 
385
mg
17
%
Potassium
 
187
mg
5
%
Carbohydrates
 
80
g
27
%
Fiber
 
3
g
13
%
Sugar
 
73
g
81
%
Protein
 
7
g
14
%
Vitamin A
 
634
IU
13
%
Vitamin C
 
1
mg
1
%
Calcium
 
52
mg
5
%
Iron
 
1
mg
6
%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

Equipments

Whisk
Parchment paper
baking pan
Measuring Spoons
Measuring cups
Whisk
Mixing Bowls
Knife

Instructions

Step 1: Bake the Pie Crust:

  • Take one 9 ½ inch pie crust settled in a baking pie pan.
  • Take a parchment paper bigger than the size of the pie. Put the paper on the pie and push down the little.
  • Add pie weight or dried beans on the top evenly.
  • Bake the pie crust at 350°F for 20 minutes.
  • After that remove the pie weight carefully and bake the crust for 10 more minutes.
  • Remove the crust from the oven when the bright golden colour is achieved.

Step 2: Pecan Pie Stuffing/ Filling:

  • Toast the pecans for 7-8 minutes in the hot oven along with the pie crust but obviously in another baking tray.
  • In a cooking pan, take a whole stick of butter along with white sugar, brown sugar, and corn syrup.
  • Add flour to the cooking pan along with the Milk.
  • Add salt and Vanilla extract to the sugars for enhancing and neutralising the taste.
  • Add 1 tbsp of Whisky bourbon in the sugars.
  • On medium heat, put the cooking pot, mix and let all the ingredients boil.
  • Whisk the filling gently to avoid lumps and well for the incorporated filling.
  • When the filling comes to a full boil, remove it from the heat and cool it for about 10 minutes.
  • Crack 3 large eggs in a bowl and whisk them well.
  • Slowly drizzle the cool sugar syrup and whisk continuously.

Step 3: Final Pie assembling:

  • Preheat the Oven at 350°F.
  • Spread the toasted pecans to pre-baked pie shell.
  • Pour the filling slowly into the pie shell and make sure it comes to the edge of the pie shell.
  • Gently shake and tap to evenly adjust filling on the pie shell.
  • Bake the pecan pie for 40-45 minutes of 350°F.
  • Once the pie is bake completely and has golden brown cooler remove it from the oven and let it cool.
  • Cool the pie completely before slicing.
  • Slice the delicious pie and topped with vanilla ice cream and enjoy it.
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