Pumpkin Pie with Pecan Crust
Cook Time: 44 Minutes
Phase: Phase 3
- 0.33 cup 100% Stone Ground Whole Wheat Pastry Flour
- 0.5 cup chopped Pecan Nuts
- 1 cup Sucralose Based Sweetener (Sugar Substitute)
- 6 tbsp Unsalted Butter Stick
- 1 fl oz Tap Water
- 15 oz Pumpkin (Without Salt, Canned)
- 1 tsp Cinnamon
- 0.75 tsp Ginger (Ground)
- 0.25 tsp Cloves (Ground)
- 0.25 tsp Salt
- 2 large Egg (Whole)
- 1.25 cup Heavy Cream
- 2 serving All Purpose Low-Carb Baking Mix
- Heat oven to 425ºF.
- In a large bowl whisk together flour, 2/3 cup baking mix, pecans (chop finely) and 1/4 cup sugar substitute. Cut in butter with a pastry blender or two knives until butter pieces are about the size of peas. Add the ice water; stir to combine.
- Transfer crust mixture to a 9-inch pie plate. Press along bottom and sides of pie plate to form a crust. Place in freezer to harden, about 15 minutes.
- Cover crust with aluminum foil and bake 15 minutes; remove from oven and take off foil. Reduce oven to 375ºF.
- In a bowl, whisk pumpkin purée, 3/4 cup sugar substitute, ground cinnamon, ginger, cloves, and salt to combine. Mix in eggs, one at a time. Add heavy cream and mix well.
- Pour filling into partially baked pie crust. Cover crust edge with aluminum foil. Bake 40 minutes, or until filling is set but still a little jiggly in the middle. Cook on a wire rack. Makes 8 servings.