Mom's Pumpkin Pie

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"I'm pretty sure mom's job in heaven is baking pies. This one is pure comfort food! Be sure to use my mom's pie crust, or my sister Lauren's if you're a beginner, both listed under my recipes. I usually make up the pie crusts ahead of time and keep them in the freezer. Bake pies about 2-3 hours before serving. Makes two 9" pies."

Original is 15 servings
  • Garnish


  • Serving Size: 1 (171.2 g)
  • Calories 461
  • Total Fat - 36 g
  • Saturated Fat - 3.9 g
  • Cholesterol - 62.2 mg
  • Sodium - 215.2 mg
  • Total Carbohydrate - 33.6 g
  • Dietary Fiber - 5 g
  • Sugars - 26.4 g
  • Protein - 7.7 g
  • Calcium - 85.6 mg
  • Iron - 2 mg
  • Vitamin C - 7.3 mg
  • Thiamin - 0.4 mg

Step by Step Method

Step 1

Preheat oven to 400 degrees.

Step 2

In mixer (or by hand with a whisk), beat eggs, mix in sugar, milk and spices. Add pumpkin and orange juice and mix well.

Step 3

Pour filling into pie crusts, but don't overfill. You an bake any extra filling in a small Pyrex bowl at same time as pie.

Step 4

Garnish with walnuts and place in oven with a crust guard. (If using frozen crust, don't start with guard, peek around 30-35 minutes and add it then.

Step 5

Bake 40-45 minutes or until set. That means until there is no jiggle and knife comes out clean.

Step 6

Fresh Pumpkin: Bake or boil it until tender. If boiled, drain off water and cook on stove top, stirring often, to dry it a little before using in pie.


No special items needed.

1 Reviews


This was such a great tasting pie. I actually got my own piece of this one after missing out on my Apple pie. It was so delicious. I topped it with loads of Cool Whip. Couldn't have been better!


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(4 Dec 2016)

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