Makes 1 ( 9-inch)
Prep Time: 25 min
Baking Time: 15 min
Preheat oven to 300° F.
Use half the recipe for Rich Pastry.
Line pie tin with pastry and bake shell until lightly browned. In a saucepan, add and melt chocolate, mix with sifted sugar,
cornstarch, and flour. Beat egg yolks and add with milk.
mixture in top of double boiler over boiling water, cook until
smooth and thick. Cool. Add vanilla. Fill baked shell with custard.
Beat egg whites
stiffly with salt. Add confectioners' sugar. Spread lightly over pie
and bake for 15 minutes until meringue is lightly browned.
Pennsylvania Dutch Facts
The Dutch are generally regarded as one of
several Germanic peoples, which explains the corruption of the German
word Deutsch to Dutch; therefore, the so-called Pennsylvania Dutch are
really Pennsylvania Germans.