Monday, July 15, 2013
Grandma's Chocolate Pie
1/2 c cocoa
1/4 c cornstarch
3 egg yolks
1-1/2 c sugar
1/4 tsp salt
2 c milk
1 tsp vanilla
Mix cocoa, corn starch, and beaten egg yolks.
Add sugar and salt and vanilla.
Add milk gradually, while stirring in pot over medium-high heat.
Cook until thick, beating it smooth.
Pour into pre-baked pie shell. Put in fridge to chill.
Meringue (if desired):
2 egg whites
4 TBS sugar
1/2 tsp vanilla
Beat egg whites until frothy. Gradually add sugar. Beat until stiff peaks form.
Bake at 325 degrees for 15 minutes or until brown.