Maple Nut Pie


Source: Adapted from Pierre LeBlanc for Epicurious
Prep time: 45 minutesCooking time: 30 minutesTotal time: 1 1/4 hours

Description

Oh it is almost spring, and we have maple on our brain!

Ingredients

3  
eggs, large
1 cup
maple syrup
1/4 cup
butter, unsalted
1/2 teaspoon
vanilla extract
1/3 cup
sugar, light brown
1/8 teaspoon
salt
1 cup
walnuts
1  
pie crust, 9in

Instructions

Arrange oven rack in middle position and top with heavy baking sheet. Preheat oven to 425° F.

In a medium bowl, whisk together eggs, maple syrup, butter, vanilla, brown sugar, and salt. Place walnuts in unbaked pie shell, then pour mixture into pie shell over nuts.

Transfer pie to baking sheet and bake 10 minutes. Reduce oven temperature to 350° F and bake until crust is golden and center is just set, 25 to 30 minutes more.

Transfer pie to rack and cool at least 10 minutes before cutting. Serve warm or at room temperature.

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