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Southern Skillet Pecan Pie Recipe

Are you fixin' to satisfy that sweet tooth?  I've got you covered with this wonderfully rich Southern Skillet Pecan Pie Recipe!
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time40 mins
Total Time55 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Servings: 8
Author: The Frugal Girls

Ingredients

  • 3 large Eggs
  • 1 1/2 cups Granulated {White} Sugar
  • 1/2 cup All Purpose Flour
  • 6 tbsp. unsalted Butter melted
  • 1 tsp. Vanilla Extract
  • 1/2 tsp. Salt
  • 1/2 tsp. Lemon Juice
  • 1 cup Light Corn Syrup
  • 3 cups Chopped Pecans
  • 1 9 ″ Single Pie Crust {Homemade or Pillsbury Refrigerated Crust}

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  • Carefully roll pie crust out into 10″ Cast Iron Skillet, then flute or crimp edges. {I used the end of a fork to make a little pattern around the edge}
  • In a large mixing bowl, beat eggs until light and fluffy.
  • Add Sugar, Flour, Melted Butter, Vanilla, Salt, Lemon Juice, and Corn Syrup.
  • Mix thoroughly, then stir in Pecans.
  • Pour mixture into pie crust shell.
  • Bake for 40 – 45 minutes, or until set and golden.
  • Important: Cool on wire rack for a minimum of 3 hours, to allow pie to finish setting. For best results, I prefer to let mine set overnight.

Notes

Leftovers can be stored in the refrigerator, and eaten chilled or brought to room temperature before eating.