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Grandma Dyson's Derby Pie

Check out our recipe, straight from the L'Auberge Del Mar kitchen!

The Del Mar Races have officially started for the season and we couldn't be more excited! Besides the thrill of the race tracks, one thing we love is the food. One of our favorite race inspired dessert is Grandma Dyson's Derby Pie. Check out our recipe, straight from the L'Auberge Del Mar kitchen!

 

Grandma Dyson's Derby Pie

Yield 2, 9in pies

 

3 c. sugar

3/4 c. flour

6 eggs, beaten

12 oz. melted butter

6T bourbon

3 c. chocolate chips

3 c. walnuts or pecans

 

1. Mix sugar, flour, eggs then butter

2. Add nuts, chips, & bourbon

3. Pour into unbaked shell, bake at 350 for 30 minutes until done

4. Should be chewy, not firm

 

 

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