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Cream Puff Pie






  1. Heat oven to 400 degrees F.
  2. Crust: In a large saucepan, bring water, butter and salt to a boil. Add flour all at once and stir until smooth ball forms. Remove from heat. Beat in eggs, one at a time. Continue stirring vigorously until the mixture is smooth and shiny. Spread in the bottom and halfway up the sides of a well greased 9-inch pie plate.
  3. Bake for 35 to 45 minutes.
  4. Cool completely.
  5. Filling: Combine sugar, flour and salt in the top of a double boiler. Stir in eggs and milk until smooth. Cook over simmering water, stirring constantly, until mixture thickens. Remove from heat; stir in vanilla extract. Cool.
  6. Fold in 1 cup whipped cream. Pour into crust. Top with remaining whipped cream.
  7. Chill for 2 hours.
  8. Garnish with chocolate sauce and/or raspberries.

Makes 6 to 8 servings.


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