Recipe by Cali
"Cool and creamy; avocado is the 'secret' ingredient ! Use very ripe avocados. Garnish with whipped cream. Use a vanilla crumb crust for a wonderful variation on this recipe. Please note: this recipe contains raw eggs. We recommend that pregnant women, young children, the elderly and the infirm do not consume raw eggs. Important: be sure to use only fresh eggs for this recipe."
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sieved avocado pulp
1 (14 ounce) can
sweetened condensed milk
grated lime zest
fresh lime juice
pastry for a 9 inch single crust pie
I cooked the filling to avoid problems with the eggs and it worked just fine. Reminds us of a key lime pie, without using key limes. Very smooth and great taste. Everyone who tasted it really enjoyed the flavor.
This is fantastic! I didn't sieve the avocado, just mashed it with a fork and then blended with the other ingredients. The flavour and the colour are very nice.
Do not use a metal sieve or the avocado will go dark and have an odd taste.
I used key lime juice and rolled out a crust so I could bake the pie. It tasted very much like a regular key lime pie but with a bit creamier texture. Nobody would ever guess there was avocado in it!
Fantastic! I had to use bottled key lemon juice because it was all I had on hand. Like another reviewer mentioned, it's like key lime/lemon pie but even creamier. My avocados were so ripe, it was easy to mash them with a spoon. I blended the first mixture, before adding the avocado, for awhile, 5 minutes or more, because I didn't know how thickened it should be and it set up beautifully overnight, nice and high but dense. This was an experiment that instantly became a favorite!
The taste was quite good, sweet and limey. The only problem was the filling was pretty runny (like pudding).
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
Avocado Lime Pie
Serving Size: 1/8 of a recipe
Servings Per Recipe: 8
Amount Per Serving
Calories from Fat: 154
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