• 11 Ratings

Can't decide between pecan pie and chocolate pie recipes? No need to choose just one. This Coconut-Chocolate Pecan Pie offers both (plus a bonus coconut dessert recipe touch) in one delicious package.

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Ingredients

Directions

  • Prepare Pastry for Single-Crust Pie. To transfer pastry, wrap it around the rolling pin. Unroll pastry into a 9-inch pie plate. Ease pastry into pie plate without stretching. Trim pastry to 1/2 inch beyond edge of pie plate. Fold under extra pastry. Crimp edge. (Do not prick.) Set aside.

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  • For filling: In a medium bowl, combine eggs, corn syrup, brown sugar, butter, vanilla, and salt.

  • In pastry shell, layer semisweet chocolate pieces, 1 cup coconut and pecan pieces. Pour egg mixture over all, spreading evenly. To prevent overbrowning, cover edge of pastry shell with foil.

  • Bake in a 350 degree oven for 30 minutes. Remove foil; bake for 20 to 25 minutes more or till set. Cool completely on a wire rack. Cover and store in refrigerator within 2 hours. If you like, serve with whipped cream and sprinkle with toasted coconut. Makes 8 to 10 servings.

Nutrition Facts

697 calories, (17 g saturated fat, 6 g polyunsaturated fat, 13 g monounsaturated fat), 99 mg cholesterol, 309 mg sodium, 86 g carbohydrates, 4 g fiber, 48 g sugar, 8 g protein.

Pastry for Single-Crust Pie

Ingredients

Directions

  • In a bowl stir together flour and salt. Using a pastry blender, cut in shortening until pieces are pea-size. Sprinkle 1 tablespoon of water at a time over the flour mixture, tossing with a fork until all of the dough is moistened. Form dough into a ball.

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Reviews

11 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 5
  • 4 star values: 3
  • 3 star values: 2
  • 2 star values: 0
  • 1 star values: 1