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German Chocolate Pie

Rated as 4.67 out of 5 Stars

"This is a pie with the flavor of a German Chocolate Cake."
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Ingredients

45 m servings 481
Original recipe yields 8 servings (1 - 9 inch pie)

Directions

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  1. In a medium saucepan, combine the 1/3 cup sugar and the cornstarch. Stir in the milk, chocolate, and 1 tablespoon butter or margarine. Cook and stir till thickened and bubbly. Reduce heat; cook and stir 2 minutes more.
  2. Gradually stir about 1 cup of mixture into egg yolks. Return mixture to saucepan; bring to boiling. Cook and stir 2 minutes more. Stir in vanilla.
  3. Turn the hot pie filling into the baked pie shell.
  4. In another saucepan, combine the beaten egg, evaporated milk, the 1/2 cup sugar, and 1/4 cup butter or margarine. Cook and stir over medium heat just till the mixture is thickened and bubbly. Stir in the coconut and pecans.
  5. Spread the pecan mixture evenly over the chocolate filling. Cool the pie on a wire rack; chill thoroughly.

Nutrition Facts


Per Serving: 481 calories; 29.5 51.2 6.5 102 239 Full nutrition

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I was looking for a recipe for German Chocolate pie like they have at Furr's Restraunt... I found this one.. Not the same.. this one was out of this world. I made it for the 4th of july and noth...

Most helpful critical review

I had high hopes for this recipe, but it was just okay. Thanks anyways

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I was looking for a recipe for German Chocolate pie like they have at Furr's Restraunt... I found this one.. Not the same.. this one was out of this world. I made it for the 4th of july and noth...

This is the closest I have found to the German Choc. Pie at Tippins!!!

Followed directions exactly and wow what a great pie! Thank you so much for sharing the recipe. This one is a keeper! I had to add that now I have given out this recipe 6 times in the last co...

I make these pies for each holiday, my family loves them! I follow the recipe exactly except sometimes I reduce the amount of milk so that the filling is more fudgy. Also, with the topping I mix...

I found this recipe very simple. It comes closest to a pie I had at an Amish restaurant. Simply delicious. Chris from Ohio

Wow! What a great pie!! I even gave it five stars on the quickness because it was worth the time and effort! I took it to church for a dinner we had and only brought the pie plate home-along wit...

There's a little restaurant in my small city that makes excellent German chocolate pie. Well, I just had to try to duplicate it, so that I didn't have to go clear across town anymore to get it....

This is as good as it gets! My wifes favorite German Chocolate Cake has now been replaced! Too easy and excellent every time.

I had high hopes for this recipe, but it was just okay. Thanks anyways