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Two-Layer Key Lime Pie from Bon Appetit

Last post Mar 21, 2004 4:20 PM by bebeblues . 3 replies.


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  • Two-Layer Key Lime Pie from Bon Appetit
    Two Layer Key Lime Pie Bon Appetit
    April 2004
    8 servings.

    Crust:
    3/4 cup granola (no raisins or other dried fruit)
    3/4 cup graham cracker crumbs (from about 6 whole graham crackers)
    1/4 cup (1/2 stick) unsalted butter, melted
    3 tablespoons sugar

    Baked Layer:
    1 (14-ounce) can sweetened condensed milk
    1/2 cup fresh Key lime juice or lime juice
    3 large egg yolks

    Chilled Layer:
    1 (8-ounce) package cream cheese, room temperature
    1/2 cup sweetened condensed milk
    1/4 cup fresh Key lime juice or lime juice
    2 tablespoons sugar
    1 teaspoon vanilla extract

    Sweetened whipped cream

    For Crust: Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Using on/off turns, blend granola in processor until coarsely ground. Transfer granola to medium bowl. Mix in graham cracker crumbs, melted butter and sugar. Press crumb mixture over bottom and up sides of 9-inch-diameter deep-dish glass pie dish. Bake until crust is golden brown, about 8 minutes. Reduce oven temperature to 300 degrees. Remvoe crust from oven and cool completely.

    For Baked Layer: Whisk condensed milk, lime juice, and egg yolks in medium bowl to blend. Pour into pie crust. Bake until custard is set, about 25 minutes. Cool to room temperature.

    For Chilled Layer: Using electric mixer, beat cream cheese, condensed milk, lime juice, sugar, and vanilla in large bowl. Pour over cooled baked layer; smooth top. Cover and chill until firm at least 4 hours. (Can be made 1 day ahead. Keep refrigeraged).

    Pipe sweetened whipped cream decoratively around edges of pie. Cut into wedges and serve.





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  • RE: Two-Layer Key Lime Pie from Bon Appetit
    Just bumping cause this recipe sounds too good...can't get enough Key Lime!
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  • RE: Two-Layer Key Lime Pie from Bon Appetit
    Oh My!
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  • RE: Two-Layer Key Lime Pie from Bon Appetit
    Hi Goldybear,

    This does sound really good! Thanks for posting :o)I love limes (and lemons) I am one of those people who can just eat them plain LOL

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