Here at uware, we’re suckers for a tasty southern dessert…
And one of our favorite types of dessert is southern pie! In fact, we love just about every type of pie from the South…
And if you’ve ever tasted any authentic southern pie, then you probably know why - it’s delicious!
Here’s something you probably didn’t know though: August 20th is Chocolate Pecan Pie Day!
Yes - a southern pie so good that it has its very own day!
So, to celebrate this tasty holiday, we’ll tell you about 5 of our favorite kinds of southern pies.
Let’s get into it….
1. Chocolate Pecan Pie
This is one of the most beloved southern pies of all.
Pecans, chocolate, and pie - what’s not to love?
The pecans and chocolate combine for a truly delicious taste.
Here’s a recipe to make your very own chocolate pecan pie:
2. Classic Chess Pie
Sometimes simplicity is the ultimate sophistication. With the classic chess pie, this certainly holds true.
It’s easy to make, delicious, and brings back great memories for just about every Southerner.
It originated in New England and Virginia, and its name is believed to originate from the term “pie chest.” f
Here’s a tasty recipe for the classic chess pie:
3. Lemon Chess Pie
It’s clear that the South is playing chess with their pie, and everybody else is playing checkers...
And the delicious lemon chess pie has us all in checkmate!
It’s a twist on the classic chess pie recipe, with a little hint of lemon, and a taste that’ll make you feel like a king (or queen). The result is incredible! If you haven’t tried this pie yet, you need to give it a whirl.
Here’s a tasty recipe for the lemon chess pie:
4. Peaches and Cream Pie
Sweet cream filling, freshly sliced peaches, and a whole lot of refreshment. That’s exactly what you get with this southern delight.
Here’s a tasty recipe for the peaches and cream pie:
5. Key Lime Pie
The key lime pie has stolen the key to our taste buds (and our hearts) and won’t give it back!
We might even go so far as to say that it’s the perfect way to end a meal. You haven’t tried Southern pie until you’ve tried the good ole’ key lime!
Here’s a tasty recipe for the key lime pie:
Wrapping Up the Most Delicious Kinds of Southern Pies
These are some of our favorite southern pies - but we know there are plenty more. So please post your favorites in the comments below!
Now, if you’ll excuse us, we need to go grab a piece of one of these authentic and delicious southern pies.