Kermit’s Key Lime Pie

Kermit’s Key Lime Pie
Kermit’s Key West Key Lime Shoppe

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.

8
Servings
1501
Calories Per Serving
Deliver Ingredients

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.

 

Key Lime Pie Shopping Tip

Be sure to purchase the correct flour a recipe calls for – flours differ in gluten or protein content, making each suited for specific tasks.

Key Lime Pie Cooking Tip

Insert a toothpick into the center of cakes, bar cookies, and quick breads to test for doneness – it should come out clean or only have a few crumbs clinging to it.

Nutritional Facts

Total Fat
77g
100%
Sugar
54g
N/A
Saturated Fat
31g
100%
Cholesterol
143mg
48%
Protein
17g
34%
Carbs
187g
62%
Vitamin A
112µg
12%
Vitamin B12
0.6µg
10.6%
Vitamin B6
0.1mg
7.2%
Vitamin C
7mg
12%
Vitamin D
0.7µg
0.2%
Vitamin E
0.6mg
2.9%
Vitamin K
0.8µg
0.9%
Calcium
323mg
32%
Fiber
5g
19%
Folate (food)
45µg
N/A
Folate equivalent (total)
122µg
31%
Folic acid
46µg
N/A
Iron
3mg
17%
Magnesium
48mg
12%
Monounsaturated
30g
N/A
Niacin (B3)
3mg
16%
Phosphorus
408mg
58%
Polyunsaturated
9g
N/A
Potassium
585mg
17%
Riboflavin (B2)
0.6mg
35.4%
Sodium
1185mg
49%
Thiamin (B1)
0.3mg
18.9%
Zinc
2mg
11%