Best Pecan Pie Recipe

The search is over for the best pecan pie recipe. One bite of this pie and you'll see why.

| December 2012

Best Pecan Pie 2

Your search for the best pecan pie recipe is over.


This recipe was submitted in 1989 and is one of thousands of recipes our archives hold. Don't be fooled by the simple ingredient list and preparation: That's all it takes to make the best pecan pie.

Best Pecan Pie Recipe

3 eggs, slightly beaten
1 cup corn syrup
1 cup sugar
2 tablespoons butter, melted
1 tsp. vanilla
1 1/2 cups pecans
1 (9-inch) unbaked pie shell

Stir together eggs, syrup, sugar, butter and vanilla until well-blended. Stir in pecans. Pour into shell and bake at 350°F. for 50-55 minutes, or until tests done. Cool on wire rack. Serve with whipped cream, if desired.
10/16/2014 6:40:04 PM

I have been making this pie for years and it is THE best.

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