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Drunk Grasshopper Pie

December 2, 2017


Grasshopper pie is kind of an old school southern dessert, the kind made in the 1960s out of prepackages items… I’m to fancy for that.  But not fancy enough to try to find the right liquor – so instead of finding creme de menthe – we went with peppermint schnapps.  Slight problem (possibly a problem? […]

Chess Pie – Thanksgiving Pie 1

November 18, 2012


This recipe is yet another one I modified slightly from one in my mom’s recipe box; it is originally from my grandmother.  This is going to be my Thanksgiving dessert – because pumpkin/squash pie isn’t a favorite.  I was going to make this into a butternut squash chess pie, but it got vetoed by the […]