Chocolate and Lemon Pie


Chocolate and Lemon Pie

This dessert is like two of my favorite flavors getting married, and you’re invited to the wedding. #chocolatefriendsofTenaciousM Enjoy!

Preparation time : 25 minutes Cooking time : 10 minutes
Serves: 10 persons

2½ cups oreo cookies crushed
1/3 cup butter, melted

For the filling:
1 tin sweetened condensed milk
2 tablespoons butter, melted
2 tablespoons cornstarch
2 egg yolks, beaten
3 tablespoons lemon juice
1 teaspoon lemon zest, grated

For the topping:
1 tin Cream
200 g semi-sweet chocolate chips, melted
½ cup water

Combine cookies and melted butter in a mixing bowl and mix well. Press cookies mixture into the base and sides of 26 cm loose bottom tart tin and set in the fridge for 10 minutes.

Meanwhile, in medium non-stick saucepan, combine sweetened condensed Milk , butter and cornstarch. Bring to boil over medium heat with constant stirring; cook and stir for 1 minute. Remove from heat and pour a small amount into egg yolks and mix then put the egg yolks mixture into the same saucepan. Cook over medium heat for 2 minutes and remove from heat. Add lemon juice, lemon zest and stir.

Pour the mixture over the prepared tart base and set in the fridge for ½ hour or until set. In a medium bowl, combine cream , melted chocolate and water and pour evenly all over the filling. Place in the fridge until the top is firm to slice.


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