Fried Pie Crust


"The crust is fried, not the pie. This originally came from a wonderful pineapple cream pie, but is great with all no-bake cream fillings."
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servings 178 cals
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Original recipe yields 8 servings



  • Calories:
  • 178 kcal
  • 9%
  • Fat:
  • 12.9 g
  • 20%
  • Carbs:
  • 14.7g
  • 5%
  • Protein:
  • 1.5 g
  • 3%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 31 mg
  • 10%
  • Sodium:
  • 96 mg
  • 4%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
  • ** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.
  • (-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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  1. Combine butter, coconut, flour and brown sugar in a sauce pan. Cook on medium heat until a rich brown color, stirring frequently.
  2. Pour into pie plate and press out to edges evenly with a fork.
  3. Allow to cool before filling.



The name was intriguing, the recipe sounded pasty, greasy, and raw - sort of like a roux pressed into a pie pan. Still I pressed on. What a delightful surprise! This turns out slightly crispy...

Easy and amazing! I seriously can't believe so few have tried it. I made the crust to go with (what else) a coconut cream pie. It was easy to work with and serving was a breeze. I may add a ...

This was good. I would try it again with less coconut(not a huge fan of coconut). With a lemon meringue pie it would be really good. I was really worried about it being greasy, and it really ...

I have to say that I was skeptical at first, but as the other reviewers also stated, this was simple and wonderfully delicious. I will be able to use this recipe for numerous pies I make. My fa...

Perfect for coconut cream pie. Quick and easy!

Nothing else like it and absolutely delicious

I think I've found my new secret pie weapon! This crust is delicious and would go with many types of pie recipes. I made this as the crust for a rhubarb sour cream pie and it was rounded out the...