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Sweet Tea Pie Recipe by Paula Deen

Easy Level
0 MIN Prep + Cook
Servings
$ /Serving
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Easy Level
0 MIN Prep + Cook
8 Servings
$ /Serving

Sweet Tea Pie Recipe by Paula Deen

Easy Level
0 MIN Prep + Cook
8 Servings
$ /Serving

Ingredients

  • 6 oz cream cheese, softened
  • 2 cups unsalted butter, softened and divided
  • 2 1/2 cups unbleached all-purpose flour, plus 2 tablespoons
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 8 large egg yolks
  • 3/4 cup strong steeped orange pekoe tea, cooled
  • 1 teaspoon grated lemon zest
  • 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons cornmeal
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt

Preparation

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F.

For the crust: In a medium bowl, with an electric mixer, beat the cream cheese and 1 cup butter until well combined. Add 2 1/2 cup flour and mix until the dough forms a ball. Pat the dough into a 9-inch pie pan. Chill until ready to use.

For the filling: In a medium bowl, with an electric mixer, beat 1 cup butter and sugar at medium speed until light. Add the yolks 1 at a time, beating at low speed until well incorporated. Slowly add the tea. Add lemon zest and lemon juice. Scrape down the sides of the bowl with a rubber spatula. Add the 2 tablespoons flour, cornmeal, and salt and mix well.

Pour the mixture into the prepared crust. Bake until set, about 45 minutes. Cool completely on a wire rack, and then chill for 2 hours before serving.

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