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Mock pecan pie (or Grape Nuts Pie)


Actually, not a bad facsimilie

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  • 1/2 c grape nuts
  • 1/2 c warm water
  • 3 eggs beaten
  • 3/4 c sugar
  • 1 c dark karo
  • 3 T melted butter
  • l tsp vanilla
  • dash saalt
  • l unbaked pie shell
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Combine cereal and water. Let stand ntil water is absorbed. Blend egg with sugar, syrup, butter, vanilla and salt. Pour into pie shell. Bake at 350 for 50 minutes or until top is well-puffed.

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I tried this on a whim and was amazed. Tried it on Daddy the world's authority on pie. Pie in the sky was his favorite saying. He was suitable impressed. Got a better rating than the mock apple pie using Ritz crackers!!

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