• 97e4a633d2c074d210cb8c50c9675d5a

Best Pumpkin Chiffon Pie

Prep
Cook
Serves 8people
Ingredients
CHOCO-WALNUT CRUST:
1
(6 oz) package (1 cup) Semi-sweet real chocolate morsels
2
tbsp vegetable shortening
1
cup finely chopped walnuts
PUMPKIN CHIFFON FILLING:
1/2
cup sugar
1
envelope (1 measuring tablespoon) unflavored gelatin
1/2
tsp salt
1/2
tsp cinnamon
1/4
tsp nutmeg
3/4
cup milk
2
eggs, separated
1
cup canned pumpkin
1
tsp vanilla extract
1/4
cup sugar
1/2
cup heavy cream, whipped
Chocolate shavings (optional)
Directions
1.
CHOCO-WALNUT CRUST: Melt over hot (not boiling) water, semi-sweet real chocolate morsels and vegetable shortening; mix well. Stir in walnuts. Press over bottom and sides of a foiled-lined 9" pie pan. Chill in refrigerator until firm (about 1 hour), Lift shell from pie pan; peel off foil and replace shell in pie pan. Fill with Pumpkin Chiffon Filling.
2.
PUMPKIN CHIFFON FILLING: In large saucepan, combine sugar, gelatin, salt, cinnamon, nutmeg. Stir in milk, egg yolks and pumpkin. Cook over medium heat until mixture boils and gelatin dissolves. Remove from heat. Add vanilla extract. Transfer mixture to a small bowl. Chill over ice bath until mixture mounds from spoon (about 30 minutes). In small bowl, beat egg whites until soft peaks form. Gradually add sugar and beat until stiff peaks form. Fold into pumpkin mixture with whipped cream. Pour mixture into Choco-Walnut Crust. Chill until form (about 1 hour). Garnish with chocolate shavings, if desired.
Recipe has been added
This Recipe Is Already In
Recipe has been added
This Recipe Is Already In
Recipe has been added
This Recipe Is Already In

Recipes we also love...

Recipes We Also Love

Recipe has been added
This Recipe Is Already In
Recipe has been added
This Recipe Is Already In
Recipe has been added
This Recipe Is Already In
Recipe has been added
This Recipe Is Already In
Recipe has been added
This Recipe Is Already In

From the Cookbook Create Blog

Give the Most Memorable Gift, Ever

Cookbook Create gift certificates are personal and unique. They allow your loved one to make exactly the book they want with all of their favorite recipes.

Give the Gift