Old

Preparing this old-fashioned pie brings back memories. When I was a girl, we cranked homemade ice cream to serve with it.

In a saucepan, bring water, chocolate and butter to a boil; boil for 1 minute. Remove from the heat; add sugar and vanilla. Set aside. In a mixing bowl, cream shortening and sugar until light...


Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1 1/2 (1 ounce) squares unsweetened chocolate
  • 1/4 cup butter or margarine
  • 2/3 cup sugar
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • FILLING:
  • 1/4 cup shortening
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 1 (9 inch) unbaked pastry shell
  • 2 tablespoons chopped nuts

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