Grandmother Thornton's Pecan Pie
65 mins (prep 15, cooking 50)
7 ingredients
10 servings
My husband's grandmother had a pecan tree in her yard. She was famous for her pecan pie. Soon after we married, we went to visit and she presented me with her much guarded recipe. It was a beautiful gesture of inclusion which I cherish to this day.

Categories:  fruit , north-american , american , nuts , <-4-hours , southern-u.s. , pie , pies-and-tarts , time-to-make , dessert ,
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Serving Size (47.45 g)
Servings 10
Amount per Serving
Calories 268.74 Calories from Fat 185.4
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 20.6g 317.0%
Saturated Fat 2.2g 110.21%
Trans Fat 0.0g %
Cholesterol 0.0mg 0.0%
Sodium 166.12mg 69.22%
Total Carbohydrate 22.21g 74.04%
Dietary Fiber 2.28 g 91.15%
Sugars 19.63 g %
Protein 2.21g 44.27%
Vitamin A 171.96IU% Vitamin C 0.27mg%
Calcium 18.2mg% Iron 0.61mg%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your diet value must be higher or lower depending upon your calorie needs:
  Calories 2,000 2,500
Total Fat Less Than 65g 80g
Sat Fat Less Than 20g 25g
Cholesterol Less Than 300mg 300mg
Sodium Less Than 2,400mg 2,400mg
Total Carb   300g 375g
Dietary Fiber   25g 30g
Potassium   3,500 mg
Protein   50 g
Calories Per Gram
Fat 9•Carbohydrate 4•Protein 4
*Nutrition information was calculated excluding the following ingredients:
dark corn syrup