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Lemon Chess Pie

Bakers from different parts of the country share their blue ribbon winning pie recipes with Good Morning America.

GMA Recipes Dessert
Cook Time: min

Kenneth Blow from Porstmouth, Va., won a blue ribbon for this lemon chess pie recipe at the Virginia State Fair.


  • 3 whole eggs
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 4 tablespoon butter, melted
  • 1/4 cup cream
  • 4 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon lemon rind, grated
  • 1 9 inch pie crust (unbaked)
  • Cooking Directions

    Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

    Beat eggs and sugar together for 2 minutes. Add butter and cream; beat for 2 more minutes. Add lemon juice and rind, mix well. Pour into crust and bake 30-40 minutes, until top is medium brown and jiggling at the middle third of the pie. It will set up completely as it cools.

    Recipe Summary

    Main Ingredients: lemon, sugar

    Course: Dessert

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