Vienna Chocolate Pie

A Pillsbury Bake-Off® Contest recipe from 1959, this recipe is considered a classic.

  • prep time 15 min
  • total time 45 min
  • ingredients 12
  • servings 8

Ingredients

1
box Pillsbury® refrigerated pie crusts, softened as directed on box
1 1/2
cups sugar
3
tablespoons all-purpose flour
3/4
teaspoon instant coffee granules or crystals
1/4
teaspoon ground cinnamon
Dash salt
4
eggs
1/2
cup buttermilk
1 1/2
teaspoons vanilla
1/2
cup butter or margarine, softened
2
oz unsweetened baking chocolate, melted
1/4
cup slivered almonds
  • 1 Heat oven to 400°F. Make pie crust as directed on box for One-Crust Filled Pie using 9-inch glass pie pan.
  • 2 In medium bowl, mix sugar, flour, instant coffee, cinnamon and salt. In large bowl, beat eggs with electric mixer on high speed until light in color. Beat in sugar mixture. Beat in buttermilk, vanilla, butter and chocolate until well combined (filling may look curdled). Pour into crust-lined pan. Sprinkle with almonds.
  • 3 Bake 25 to 30 minutes or until center is set and crust is deep golden brown. After 15 to 20 minutes of baking, cover edge of crust with strips of foil to prevent excessive browning. Cool completely, about 1 hour.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Serving
    Calories
    480
    (
    Calories from Fat
    230),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    26g
    26%
    (Saturated Fat
    13g,
    13%
    Trans Fat
    0g
    0%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    140mg
    140%;
    Sodium
    280mg
    280%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    56g
    56%
    (Dietary Fiber
    1g
    1%
      Sugars
    39g
    39%
    ),
    Protein
    6g
    6%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    10%;
    Vitamin C
    0%;
    Calcium
    4%;
    Iron
    10%;
    Exchanges:
    1 1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 5 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    4
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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