Desserts

Chocolate French Silk Pie with Salted Pecan Crust

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The buttery nutty texture contrasts beautifully with the incredible silkiness of the pie. PLUS it’s super duper easy to make!! The filling is perfectly chocolately, with a little boost from espresso powder.

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for the salted pecan crust:

1 c. all-purpose flour
1/3 c. packed brown sugar
1/4 tsp. kosher salt (add a bit more if you like a more pronounced salty flavor)
1/4 c. finely chopped pecans
6 T. cold butter, cubed

for the chocolate French silk pie:

2 oz. bittersweet chocolate
2 oz. semi-sweet chocolate
1 c. unsalted butter, softened
1-1/2 c. powdered sugar
1 tsp. pure vanilla extract
1 tsp. espresso powder
pinch of kosher salt
4 large pasteurized eggs, at room temperature
freshly whipped sweetened cream
bittersweet chocolate shavings
for the salted pecan crust: Preheat oven to 325°. In a small bowl, combine flour, brown sugar, salt, and pecans. Cut in butter with a rigid pastry cutter or a fork until crumbly. Press evenly onto the...
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Nutritions

Calories
1808

Sodium
222mg
9% DV

Fat
122g
187% DV

Protein
14g
28% DV

Carbs
161g
54% DV

Fiber
7g
29% DV