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Kermit’s Key Lime Pie

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Another heavy hitter in the Florida Keys Key lime pie ring is Kermit of Kermit’s Key West Key Lime Shoppe. Kermit serves a traditional Key lime pie with whipped cream, using his own brand of Key lime juice. He also has a recipe for coconut topping that we’re dying to try with his base recipe, which you can find here.

Notes

Serving suggestions: Traditionally, Key lime pie is enjoyed plain, with a whipped cream topping, or with a meringue topping. For an interesting variation, drizzle chocolate sauce, mango sauce, and/or raspberry sauce over a slice of Key lime pie. The complementary flavors are sure to please.

Ingredients

  • 9 -inch graham cracker piecrust
  • Two 14-ounce cans sweetened condensed milk
  • 6 egg yolks
  • 1/2 -cup Kermit’s Key Lime Juice

Directions

Blend milk and egg yolks at slow speed until smooth. Add Key lime juice and finish blending. Pour into piecrust. Bake in preheated 300-degree oven for 15 minutes. Cool pie 20 minutes before refrigerating.

Serve chilled Key lime pie with whipped cream topping or meringue.