Decadent Chocolate Pecan Pie
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Decadent Chocolate Pecan Pie

Try a new and decadent variation on traditional pecan pie. This recipe uses semi-sweet chocolate and Bourbon to give pie a new kick - or just a special treat!

8
servings
30 min
PREP TIME
05 hrs 10 min
TOTAL TIME

Ingredients

Crust

1 (9-inch) unbaked pie crust

Filling

1 cup light corn syrup

2/3 cup sugar

1/3 cup Land O Lakes® Butter melted

3 large Land O Lakes® Eggs

1 tablespoon bourbon, if desired

1/2 teaspoon salt

1 cup pecan halves

1/2 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips

Topping

Pecan halves, if desired

Semi-sweet chocolate chips, melted, if desired

Land O Lakes® Heavy Whipping Cream sweetened, whipped, if desired

How to make

  1. STEP 1

    Heat oven to 375°F.

  2. STEP 2

    Place crust into 9-inch pie pan. Crimp or flute edge; set aside.

  3. STEP 3

    Combine corn syrup, sugar, butter, eggs, bourbon (if desired) and salt in bowl. Beat at medium speed, scraping bowl often, until well mixed. Stir in 1 cup pecans and 1/2 cup chocolate chips.

  4. STEP 4

    Pour into prepared pie crust. Cover pie loosely with aluminum foil. Bake 30 minutes. Remove aluminum foil; continue baking 10-15 minutes or until filling is set. (If browning too quickly, recover with aluminum foil.) Cool; refrigerate at least 4 hours or until serving time.

  5. STEP 5

    Dip additional pecan halves halfway into melted chocolate chips; if desired. Place onto waxed paper-lined baking sheet; refrigerate until set. Serve pie with sweetened whipped cream and garnish with dipped pecan halves, if desired.

Nutrition

520Calories
28Fat (mg)
105Cholesterol (mg)
360Sodium (mg)
69Carbohydrates (g)
2Dietary Fiber
5Protein (g)

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  November 24, 2010

mine home made is so much better1!!!!!!!

— says fred
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  December 08, 2008

I made this for Thanksgiving dinner and it's definately a "keeper" recipe. Very delicious.

— says Michelle
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