Easy Mini Derby Pie Idea
Let’s talk derby about pie! Made of chocolate and walnuts, a Kentucky derby pie is another must when celebrating the event of the same namesake. For a modern twist, give this traditional dessert a mini makeover: Make a mini pie shells with muffin cups or mini pie tins. Fill it with all the delicious pie filling made from your favorite derby chocolate walnut pie recipe—or you can change up the recipe by using pecans instead of walnuts. Serve on a white silver-trimmed plastic appetizer plate.
Give derby pie a mini makeover
Chocolate chips, pecans and pie crust? We’re in. For a modern twist, give this traditional Derby dessert a mini makeover by making a mini version in a muffin tin. For your filling: mix 1 cup sugar and ½ cup flour, then add 2 eggs slightly beaten, 1 stick butter melted and a dash of vanilla. Add 1 cup chopped pecans or walnuts and 1 cup chocolate chips/ Bake until golden brown (325 degrees, 40 to 45 minutes). A Derby Day napkin adds just the kick you need for an on-point display.