The Best Homemade Chocolate Pudding Pie
When it comes to pies, this is the Best Homemade Chocolate Pudding Pie recipe you'll ever come across. Honestly, what's not to love about pies with chocolate in it? There is something outrageously delicious when you pair freshly whipped cream and chocolate together for a dessert. This pie recipe is made with a crumbly, flaky pie crust filled with the most delectable chocolate pudding that's made from scratch and then topped with freshly whipped cream and chocolate shavings. It's a recipe every chocolate lover can ask for because it is unbelievably smooth, divinely chocolaty with a creamy texture and eaten chilled. Not to mention how airy and fluffy this recipe turns out each time you make it. A chocolate pie recipe that's simple to make for any occasion sounds like a dessert made in heaven.
Easy pie recipes are always a convenient way of preparing a quick dessert for guests or when you have an even planned at the last minute. No matter what the occasion is this easy cream pie recipe will steal your guests’ hearts. Go ahead and add this it to your recipe collection book because you are going to make it more than just once. Not only is it one of the best pie recipes but also tastes just right without being overly rich or dense. This recipe does not use butter and eggs, unlike most other pie recipes. One of the reasons why this recipe tastes so good is because everything in this recipe is made from scratch including the pie crust and the pudding. Contrary to the popular belief, making pie crust from scratch is not a hard job at all. It is very much possible to make your own quick and easy pie crust at home, and it tastes so much better than store-bought pre-made pie crusts. Always remember to knead the dough with your hands and do not overdo it. Using a tablespoon or two of ice cold water in the dough helps in making pie crust easier to work with and helps in achieving the best pie crust texture. Before you begin to bake the crust, it must be chilled in the fridge for at least an hour. Lastly, do not add too much water to the pie crust dough as this will make the pie crust shrink while baking.
In this recipe, you can substitute the shortening with butter, and it will still taste the same. Easy pie recipes are so versatile, and you can also garnish it with any toppings of your choice. You can sprinkle a handful of assorted nuts like walnuts, cashews and chopped almonds on top for a crunchy twist. This Best Homemade Chocolate Pudding Pie recipe tops the list of best pie recipes. Thank you to Mary at the ‘Sweet Little Bluebird' food blog for sharing this decadent Chocolate Pudding Pie recipe with us. Do visit Mary's blog for more easy pie recipes. Make this chocolate pie today and enjoy a heavenly slice of it!
Nutrition Facts for: The Best Homemade Chocolate Pudding Pie from Sweet Little Bluebird
Ingredients: All purpose flour, unsalted butter, vegetable shortening, salt, water, cornstarch, sugar, cocoa powder, bittersweet chocoalte, vanilla extract, heavy cream.
* Percentages (%) are based on a 2000 calorie diet * The entire recipe has been calculated for 8 servings.* Per Serving: Calories 421, Calories from Fat 225, Total Fat 25.0g 38%, Saturated Fat 14.7g 74%, Cholesterol 56mg 19%, Sodium 337mg 14%, Potassium 270mg 8%, Carbohydrates 44.1g 15%, Dietary Fiber 1.7g 7%, Sugars 23.6g, Protein 6.8g, Vitamin A 12%, Vitamin C 0%, Calcium 15,Iron 9%
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