German Chocolate Coconut Pecan Pie

German Chocolate Coconut Pecan Pie

Tags: Dessert/Sweets, Pies

  • Prep Time: 20 min
  • Cook Time: 45 min
  • Ready Time: 180 min
  • Yield: 10 servings


  • 4 large eggs, divided
  • 1 1/3 cups sugar
  • 1/3 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1/4 cup cornstarch
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 6 tablespoons butter, divided
  • 1 (12 oz.) can PET® Evaporated Milk, divided
  • 1 1/3 cups sweetened coconut flakes, divided
  • 1 cup chopped pecans, divided
  • 1 (9-inch) unbaked single Classic Crisco Pie Crust
  • 1/3 cup firmly packed brown sugar

Preparation Directions

  • HEAT oven to 375°F. Whisk 3 eggs plus 1 egg white in large bowl until blended. Stir in sugar, cocoa, cornstarch, vanilla, salt and 4 tablespoons melted butter. Gradually whisk in 1 1/4 cups evaporated milk until blended. Stir in 2/3 cup coconut and 2/3 cup chopped pecans. Pour into pie crust. Bake 40 minutes or until filling is set but still slightly loose in center.
  • MELT remaining 2 tablespoons butter in small saucepan over low heat. Whisk in brown sugar and remaining 1/4 cup evaporated milk and 1 egg yolk.
  • COOK over medium-low heat, stirring constantly, until bubbly and slightly thickened. Remove from heat. Stir in remaining 2/3 cup coconut and 1/3 cup pecans until coated. Drop small spoonfuls over top of pie, spreading evenly. Bake an additional 5 minutes. Cool completely on wire rack.

Nutritional Information Per Serving

Calories 0 (Calories from Fat 0), Total Fat 0g (Saturated Fat 0g, Trans Fat 0g), Cholesterol 0mg, Sodium 0mg, Total Carbohydrate 0g (Dietary Fiber 0g, Sugars 0g), Protein 0g; Percent Daily Value*: Vitamin A 0%, Vitamin C 0%, Calcium 0%, Iron 0%.

*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.