Hey peeps! If you love cooking and want to treat your family and friends this Christmas, we are here with Ten holiday pie recipes. These festive pies feature one common ingredient, the rich and antioxidant laden Chocolate!! So, go ahead take hints and make the perfect holiday pie!
10 Chocolate Pie Recipes For Christmas
#1 Bourbon Pecan Pie
A basic Pecan pie is made up of pecan nuts, eggs, butter as well sugar. You can literally make a lots of variations of this one by playing around with the ingredients.Pecans are an exotic variety of plant that is native to mexico. Pecan pies are classic because of their nutty taste.For this one, spread nearly one cup of Pecans, over the Pie shell. Bourbon makes this one have an especially distinct flavour. Add lots of dark chocolate chips to your recipe and garnish with a heavy dollop of whipped cream and chocolate shavings for that festive look. This pie can be baked in an unbaked pastry crust, if you prefer. However, a partially baked pie crust would ensure a firm bottom.
#2 Chocolate-Coconut-Pecan Pie
Give you old Pecan pie a tasty upgrade! Having a Pecan pie for Christmas is a tradition in many households. Try the variat with choco chips, tossed Coconut along with Pecans for a dessert that would not last long on the dessert table! Just a tip here, to sweeten your pie, try adding Corn syrup instead of Sugar. This not only adds the mellow flavour but also gives the pie a really smooth texture by preventing the sugar crystallization.
#3 Chocolate Mud Pie
The chocolate mud pie is one dessert that is simply perfect for the holiday feast. The chocolate mud pie is made of a thick crust of chocolate cookie crumbs with chilled and rich chocolate pudding. Decorate with whipped cream and chocolate soil/ crumbs. You can also go for topping of chocolate custard or ice cream. If you want your pie to have an even richer taste, add Coffee syrup to the filling of the pie.
#4 No Bake Chocolate Cream Pie
This is one quick to make no bake Chocolate Cream Pie that is simply delicious.This chocolate cake pie is damn easy to whip up, no need of an oven! Use melted butter and crushed Oreo cookies to make a super easy pie crust.Refrigerate the crust while you are working on other ingredients.You can then add layers of Chocolate pudding, Chocolate whipped cream and choco chips for that extra Chocolate goodness! You can also double up the surprise by using milk chocolate cream and White chocolate cream.
#5 Peanut Butter Cup Chocolate Pie
Combine crushed oreos with butter and put this mix in a pie pan. Add peanut butter over this. Make sure to keep the butter a little runny in consistency. Next, pour a layer of Chocolate ganache. Decorate with crushed Oreos or sprinklers. Lastly, refrigerate! The peanut butter that is used to fill this pie is mildly sweet and fluffy. The bits of Peanuts add the yum nutty flavour.
#6 Silky Dark Choco pies
Creamy pudding and dark chocolate melt make a mouthwatering filling for the Pet-Ritz® frozen pie crust. If you prefer sweeter chocolate, you can substitute with lighter, semi sweet Choco chips instead of dark chocolate chips. Serve with fresh whipped cream, chocolate curls and freshly chopped Raspberries or Strawberries for a delightful dash of color and flavor. You can make this tart really impressive by adding Pumpkin puree and spices. Serve in style by adding whipped coconut cream or a drizzle of salted caramel over the Silky dark Chocolate pie.
#7 Chocolate Caramel Cream Pie
A basic pastry shell is used to hold a yummy layer of chocolate custard along with whipped cream and rich caramel. The filling that is used in preparing this rich sweet treat needs no-baking so, is another one that can be prepared real quick!To prepare the chocolate custard, use White chocolate so that the flavours can blend in nicely with each other.
#8 Chocolate Lover’s Ice Cream Pie
To make this heavenly confection, you simply have to combine some crushed cookies with butter. Press the mix in a pie pan. Spread ice cream of your choice, preferably Light Chocolate flavour or Vanilla over this cookie pie base, once it is hardened. You need to let the icecream set for a couple of hours. Decorate with choco chips or whipped cream before serving. Decorate with a small scoop of chocolate ice cream decorated with chocochips and pretzels to represent a Reindeer’s face.
#9 Dark Chocolate-Walnut Caramel Pie
This decadent pie that consists of dark chocolate, creamy caramel and roasted walnuts will drive your taste buds crazy! Since, we are also adding more of ground walnuts here, the amount of butter should be reduced slightly. The soft and gooey caramel-walnut filling along with an egg-lightened, baked Chocolate ganache baked makes this Chocolate pie recipe truly remarkable.
#10 Chocolate Brownie Pie
If you are a fan of Brownies, you will totally relish this pie. This dessert is an inspiration for it’s melt-in-the-mouth gooey caramel and coconut-toppings. You may use ready to use Brownie mix.For best taste, serve with ice cream and nuts.Serve it warm, after let it cool for around 30 minutes post baking. The best part is that it can be stored in an airtight container for upto 4 days, provided you refrigerate it. To make it taste yummy, add warm chocolate syrup, chopped cashew nuts and vanilla ice cream on the top!!
So, these were Ten chocolate Christmas pies to sweeten your holidays and your relations!