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Lemon Chess Pie

This recipe is a Southern Classic. You can make a regular Chess pie, coconut, chocolate or my favorite, lemon.
Course Dessert, Pie
Cuisine American
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 1 hour
Total Time 1 hour 5 minutes
Servings 8
Author Donya | asouthernsoul.com

Ingredients

  • 2 cups sugar
  • 4 eggs
  • 1/2 cup butter , softened
  • 1/4 cup milk
  • 1/2 cup fresh lemon juice
  • zest of 2 lemons
  • 1 Tablespoon flour
  • 1 Tablespoon corn meal - I use finely ground white
  • 1 prepared or homemade pie crust

Instructions

  • Mix all ingredients together and blend well with a whisk or fork. No electric mixer needed. 
  • Pour into a 9 inch pie crust. 
  • Bake in a slow oven at 300 degrees for 1 hour or until golden brown.