Southern Chess Pie

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  1. slightlyabnorml


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    Nov 6, 2003
    north MO
    Southern Chess Pie

    3 beaten eggs
    1/2 c butter
    1 c Sugar
    1/4 tsp Salt
    1 tsp vanilla
    3/4 c Karo (light)
    1/2 c quick oats
    1/2 c coconut

    Combine all ingredients, Pour into unbaked pie crust ( recipie follows)

    Bake at 350 degrees until center of pie is set.

    Pie Crust
    (makes (2) 9 inch crusts)

    2 c flour
    1/2 tsp salt
    2/3 c Lard or shortening ( colder the better)
    6-7 Tbsp. COLD water

    combine flour and salt. cut in lard or shortening with pastry cutter
    until the mixture is in pea sized pieces. gradually add water until mixture is moistened. Divide mixture in half and roll each half into a ball. Roll out pastry until it is desired size. use as desired.