Chocolate Silk Pie

  • Yield: 8 servings


1-- 9-inch baked pie shell
1cup butter, softened
1 1/2cups sugar
-- Whipped cream
4-- squares baking chocolate, melted and cooled
4-- eggs
1teaspoon vanilla


  1.  Cream butter and sugar; add chocolate and vanilla.  Beat with electric mixer at low speed until well blended.  Add eggs; beat 10 minutes.  Pour into baked pie shell; chill for about 3 hours.  Top with whipped cream if desired.  May be frozen.

Recipe reprinted with permission from the Telephone Pioneers of America’s Calling All Cooks (the Telephone Pioneers of America, Alabama Chapter No. 34, Birmingham, Alabama, 1982).