Fluffy Key Lime Pie

Adding whipped topping to this Florida favorite makes for a lighter, fluffier pie filling. Yum!

  • Prep Time 30 min
  • Total Time 1 hr 30 min
  • Servings 8

Ingredients

1 1/2
cups finely crushed graham crackers (20 squares)
1/3
cup butter or margarine, melted
3
tablespoons sugar
1
can (14 oz) sweetened condensed milk
1/2
cup Key lime juice
1
container (8 oz) frozen whipped topping, thawed

  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. In small bowl, mix graham cracker crumbs, butter and sugar. Press in bottom and up side of 9-inch glass pie plate. Bake 8 to 10 minutes or until golden brown; cool.
  • 2 In large bowl, beat milk and lime juice with electric mixer on medium speed until smooth and thickened. Fold in whipped topping. Spoon into cooled pie crust.
  • 3 Cover and refrigerate about 1 hour or until set. Store in refrigerator.

Expert Tips

If Key limes aren’t available in your grocery store, look for bottled Key lime juice near the other bottled lime juices.

If you like flaky pastry, use Betty Crocker® pie crust mix to bake a single pastry crust in a 9-inch pie plate. Cool the baked crust, and add the Key lime filling.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
400
(
Calories from Fat
170),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
19g
19%
(Saturated Fat
12g,
12%
Trans Fat
1g
1%
),
Cholesterol
35mg
35%;
Sodium
210mg
210%;
Total Carbohydrate
52g
52%
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
  Sugars
42g
42%
),
Protein
5g
5%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
8%;
Vitamin C
8%;
Calcium
15%;
Iron
2%;
Exchanges:
1 Starch; 0 Fruit; 2 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 3 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
3 1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.