"It's difficult to think anything but pleasant thoughts while eating a homegrown tomato."--Lewis Grizzard

Chocolate Pie Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:


This recipe for Chocolate Pie, by , is from Paula Presents Favorite Family Recipes, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Paula Strozier


1/3 c. flour
1 c. sugar
1/4 t. salt
2 c. milk
2 T. butter
3 slightly beaten egg yolks
1/3 t. vanilla
2 T. cocoa

Mix flour, sugar, and salt.
Add cocoa to milk and bring to scalding point on candy thermometer.
Add dry ingredients stirring continuously until thick.
Remove from heat. Add butter and egg yolks.
Cook 2 minutes longer and add vanilla.
Pour into baked pie shell.
Cover with meringue and coconut.
Bake until lightly brown.

Beat egg whites until stiff with 2 T. sugar and 1/2 t. vanilla.




Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!


Bookmark and Share




Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!