There is nothing like the tart and tangy sweetness of Key Lime Pie! Summer just wouldn't be the same without a nice slice of it on a hot sunny day. Some of the best Key Lime Pie comes from Publix grocer. Sadly it contains a plethora of ingredients that are absolutely alarming. Key Lime Pie should be simple, calling for just a few ingredients.
Publix's Scary Key Lime Pie Ingredients:
Milk, Sugar, Lime Juice (Water, Key Lime Juice Concentrate, Lime Juice concentrate, Lime Oil, Sodium Benzoate preservative), Nonfat Milk, Enriched Flour(Wheat Flour, Niacin, Reduced Iron, Thiamine, Mononitrate, Riboflavin, Folic Acid), Palmoil,Water, Almonds, Hydrogenated Palm Kernel oil, Whey, Graham Flour, Heavy Cream (Cream, Milk,Carrageenan, Vegetable Mono-Diglyceri-Des, Polysorbate 80), Corn Syrup, Brown Sugar, Acacia Gum, Salt, Malt Syrup (Malted Barley, Corn), Dextrose, Carbohydrate Gum, Polysor-Bate 60, Polyglycerol Esters Of Fatty Acidssodium Citrate, Soy Lecithin, Artificial flavor, Disodium Phosphate, Sodiumbicarbonate,Xanthan Gum, Natural Flavor, Beta Carotene Color, Magnesium Hydroxide,Vanillin (Artificial Flavor),Annatto Colorlime, Cocoa Butter, Lactose(Milk), Polyglyce-Rol Polyricinoleate(Emulsifier),Vanilla,Non-Hydrogenated Oils(Coconut, Palm), Colors (Titanium Dioxide,Red 40,Yellow 5,Blue 1,Iron Oxide)
So if you're wanting to be bad, then Cheat Smart with this Key Lime Pie.
It doesn't just rival Publix's, it dominates it!
Graham Cracker Crust:
For Graham Cracker Crust:
For Pie Filling:
For Whipped Topping (Optional):
Recipe adapted from unknown source