Video: Chef John's Chocolate Pecan Pie -

Video: Chef John's Chocolate Pecan Pie

A few chocolate chips will take rich, gooey pecan pie to amazing new heights.

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Did you know that one of the world’s most delicious pies is also one of the easiest to make? It’s true. In this video, you’ll learn how to make that tasty pie—the chocolate pecan pie. A smattering of semi-sweet chocolate chips elevates this rich dessert to a higher level of amazingness. You’ll see a simple technique for making the delicious pecan filling. No matter what you call it—PeCAHN or PeCAN—this pie is magnificent, with a sugary crust, a gooey-sweet pecan filling, and a semi-sweet chocolate kick! Chef John's recipe is based on this 5-star Pecan Pie V recipe—his only modification is adding chocolate chips. This is a classic pie to include on your Thanksgiving dinner menu. See more Thanksgiving dessert videos >>

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Dec. 27, 2014 8:36 am
This is an amazing easy Delicious pie!Everyone in my family loved it!
Dec. 20, 2014 4:38 pm
Easy and delicious! I am no cook,and Chef John's videos fool me into thinking I can do what he can do. And so far the fantasy is real. I make beautiful, delicious food every time I follow the videos. This pie was the first thing I tried and it was a huge hit. Thank you!
Tater's mom 
Nov. 23, 2014 12:29 pm
The recipe uses flour, but he doesn't use it in the video. Which is correct?
Sep. 20, 2013 8:23 am
I haven't tried this yet but i will sometime it looks fantastic
Aug. 24, 2013 8:37 am
Do you have to use white sugar?
Aug. 15, 2013 7:15 pm
um, this is like the easiest best recipe ever, people are so blown away when I make this, and I am not the greatest baker. So yes you are awesome that is what I am trying to say :)
Dec. 18, 2012 4:16 pm
When I copy one of your recipes, the writing comes out so small that I have to use a magnifying glass. We are not all 18 years of age and many of us need thicker, bigger information. Tonika.
Nov. 19, 2012 7:14 pm
Ingredients: 1 9-inch pie shell 2 eggs 1 cup light brown sugar 1/4 cup white sugar 1/2 cup butter 1 tablespoon all-purpose flour (I didn't add in this recipe, but suggest you do. Add with the sugars.) 1 tablespoon milk 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1/3 cup chocolate chips 1 1/2 cup chopped pecans Happy Holidays!
Oct. 31, 2012 8:13 pm
how do I save it to my recipe box
Dec. 25, 2011 4:48 am
just start from http://foodwishes.......
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