Amish Butterscotch Pie

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I’ve been on a butterscotch kick lately on this website, today is butterscotch pie.  Doesn’t this look delicious? The pie in this photo came from an Amish bakery in Indiana. Yum!!  Here is a recipe for a butterscotch pie given to me by an Amish woman in Pennsylvania.  Give it a try!

Amish Butterscotch Pie
  • 1 pre-baked 9-inch pie shell
  • 2 eggs
  • 1-1/2 cups brown sugar
  • ⅓ cup all-purpose flour
  • 1 1 /2 cups water2 cups milk
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • ¼ cup butter
  • 1 tablespoon vanilla extract
  • Whipped cream topping
  1. Set out pie shell. In a large, heavy saucepan, combine ¾ cup of the brown sugar and water.
  2. Bring to a boil over medium heat, and continue cooking for about 3-1/2 minutes or until mixture is thick and bubbly.
  3. Set aside.
  4. In a large mixing bowl, beat the eggs until frothy.
  5. Add the flour and blend until smooth.
  6. Add the remaining ¾ cup brown sugar and blend.
  7. Slowly add the scalded milk, stirring constantly.
  8. Over low heat, reheat the sugar-water mixture until liquefied again.
  9. Pour the milk-egg mixture into it, stirring with a rubber spatula all the time.
  10. Cook over medium-low heat until mixture bubbles up and is very thick, 3 to 5 minutes.
  11. Add salt, butter and vanilla extract.
  12. Let cool for 15 minutes, then pour into baked shell.
  13. Chill in your cellar or if you have a refrigerator until set. Frost the pie with the whipped cream topping.


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The Discussion

  1. I made this pie last night. It was scrumptious! VERy sweet though. I haven’t made a pie like this before and the filling was a little soft. I probably needed to cook it longer. The kids didn’t seem to care though. :)

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    • Tee, thanks for stopping by. Glad you enjoyed the pie. It is a RICH pie, that is for sure!:) In the next day or so I’ll be posting an Amish butterscotch cake recipe. Yum! Curious, where did you stumble upon the butterscotch pie recipe? We had a big swarm of people jumping to that link the other day…..

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