Mom's Pecan Pie

Southern Living
Mom's Pecan PieRecipe
Makes 8 servings


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1 (15-ounce) package refrigerated piecrusts
3 large eggs
1 cup sugar
3/4 cup light corn syrup
2 tablespoons butter or margarine, melted
2 teaspoons vanilla extract
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 1/2 cups pecan halves*


Unfold and stack 2 piecrusts; gently roll or press together. Fit into a 9-inch pieplate according to package directions; fold edges under, and crimp.

Stir together eggs and next 5 ingredients; stir in pecans.

Pour filling into piecrust. Bake at 350° for 55 minutes or until set. Serve warm or cold.

* Chopped pecans, a less expensive choice, may be substituted for the pecan halves.

Created date

October 2002