Thursday, February 10, 2011

Sawdust Pie

Marshall, Texas is known for the Marshall Pottery. Next door to the Marshall Pottery is a quaint little restaurant called "The Hungry Potter". We always got a kick out of this because my maiden name is "Potter." I am not even sure if this restaurant is still there.

Anyway, they served a pie that is to die for. It reminds me of a dense pie version of the Magic Bars or the 7 Layer Bars. They would serve it warm a la mode or with fresh whipping cream. This is easy and oh so yummy - the perfect treat for your Valentine!

Sawdust Pie

1 1/2 cups coconut
1 1/2 cups white granulated sugar
1 1/2 cups graham cracker crumbs
1 1/2 cups chopped pecans or walnuts
7 egg whites
1/2 cup semi sweet chocolate chips

1 uncooked pie crust ( I used Marie Callender's)

Mix the first 7 ingredients and pour into an uncooked pie crust. Bake at 350 for 30-35 minutes. Serve warm with vanilla ice cream or whipped cream.

Printable Version


Sinful Southern Sweets said...

Susan, this pie looks fabulous!! And if its a pie version of the Magic Bar, I'm definitely in!!

anniebakes said...

i just about fainted reading those ingredients!! oh yum! have a great weekend, anne

Learn, Laugh, Cook said...

Wow! That looks wonderful. My husband and I don't eat coconut though. Do you have any suggestions for substitutions for that ingredient? It sure looks divine though!


claire said...

i LOVE marshall pottery! looks scrumptious!

Taylor said...

I am a huge fan of Magic Bars....I am drooling over this pie!! YUM!

Lisa said...

What a neat name for this pie. Sounds sweet and delicious. I hope you'll come by and link up to Sweets for a Saturday.

Sue said...

I love how dense this pie looks, and how decadent it looks! :)

Pary Moppins said...

Howdy! I was searching for The Hungry Potter's Chicken Salad recipe (which is my all-time favorite) and came across your cute blog. I am a native Marshallite and have very fond memories of eating at The Hungry Potter - always finishing with their French Silk Pie. Mmmmmm... If you have either of those recipes up your sleeve, I would love to see them posted here. You have a new follower. Have a happy and prosperous New Year!

raybanoutlet001 said...

ralph lauren
reebok shoes
ray ban sunglasses
nba jerseys
michael kors outlet
michael kors outlet
san antonio spurs jerseys
ghd flat iron
michael kors handbags
michael kors outlet store

raybanoutlet001 said...

new york knicks
ralph lauren outlet online
rolex replica
jordan 4
ugg outlet
true religion outlet
green bay packers jerseys
fitflops sale clearance
pandora jewelry
cheap ray ban sunglasses