Description Edit

This grand American pie is made with real chocolate, coffee, pecans, chocolate wafers, and flour and has a lush aroma with the vanilla content. Serve up a great, luscious treat with other desserts to make it sweet.

Ingredients Edit

  • 1 ¼ cup chocolate wafer
  • 2 ⅓ cups butter
  • ¾ cup firmly packed brown sugar
  • 3 large eggs
  • 2 ¾ cups semi-sweet chocolate morsels, melted
  • 2 tsp. instant coffee granules/powder
  • 1 tsp. vanilla extract
  • ½ cup all-purpose flour
  • 1 cup coarsely chopped pecans

Directions Edit

  1. Combine chocolate crumbs and 1 ⅓ cup melted butter.
  2. Firmly press the mixture on bottom and sides from the 9-inch pie pan. Bake at 350° F for 6-8 minutes.
  3. Cream 1 cup butter; gradually add brown sugar, beating at medium speed until blended.
  4. Add eggs, one at a time, beating after each addition. Stir with the melted chocolate and the next 4 ingredients.
  5. Pour into the crust. Bake at 375° F for 25 minutes.
  6. Cool completely on a wire rack. Garnish with whipped cream, if desired. Serve cold and plain but cut into serving pieces with the dessert knife or the kitchen knife.

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