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Pumpkin Pie Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Sue Parker
Added: Wednesday, September 3, 2008

Category:
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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 medium pumpkin - about 8 inches

1 cup sugar
1 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1 teaspoon ground cloves
1 teaspoon ground allspice
one half teaspoon ground ginger
one half teaspoon salt (optional, I don't use any)
4 large eggs
3 cups pumpkin puree
1 1/2 cans (12oz each) of evaporated milk

2 (9 inch) unbaked pie crusts

Directions:
Directions:
Preheat oven to 400'F (200'C).
Cut out top of pumpkin and clean out all seeds and strings from inside. Slice pumpkin vertically into 3 inch wide strips. Place strips onto a baking sheet.
Bake in preheated oven for about 1 hour.
Once done, scrape the pumpkin from the skins, then beat with a mixer or puree until smooth.
Preheat oven to 425 degrees F ).
Mix the nutmeg, ginger, salt, evaporated milk and eggs with the pumpkin puree. Pour mixture into two 9 inch pie crusts.
Bake in preheated oven for 15 minutes. Reduce oven temperature to 350'F (175'C) and bake for an additional 35 to 40 minutes, or until toothpick inserted into center comes out clean. Cool and refrigerate.

 

 

 

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