Strawberry Limoncello Mini Key Lime Pies are easy to make and serve.
key lime pie
Servings: 12 servings
cans of sweetened condensed milk
Juice of 7 Key Limes or 1 cup of fresh lime juice
zest from one lime
reserve a tsp for garnish
mini graham cracker pie crusts
of fresh chopped strawberries
2 tbs for pie filling 1 tbs for strawberries
Preheat oven to 325F.
Mix sweetened condensed milk, eggs, lime juice, lime zest, and 2 tbs of Limoncello liquor in a mixing bowl until well blended. Bake for 15 minutes on 325F. Let cool for 10 minutes and then place in the refrigerator for two hours.
Add 1 tbs of Limoncello liquor to fresh chopped strawberries. Top mini Key Lime pies with fresh strawberry mixture and garnish with lime zest. Serve cold.
There will be a little extra pie filling. Instead of mini pies, there is enough filling to make one whole pie or an extra 1-2 mini pies if you buy extra mini pie crusts or make the mini graham pie crust yourself in a cup cake pan.
Recipe for mini homemade graham cracker pie crust: 1 1/3 cups of graham cracker crumbs, 1/4 cup of sugar, 5 tbs of melted butter. Mix until well combined. Place crumb mixture in the bottom of cupcake pans and bake for 10 minutes on 350F. Makes about 12 mini graham cracker pie crusts.