NATIONAL RAD TECH WEEK KEY LIME PIE

happy national radiologic technologic week!

november 8th - 14th, 2015

to help celebrate i've made a radiation key lime pie!

NATIONAL RAD TECH WEEK KEY LIME PIE

TO MAKE THE CRUST

mix graham cracker crumbs with sugar, add in melted butter and mix. press evenly into the bottom of a pie tin. bake at 375 degrees for 8 minutes. pull from oven to cool and prepare the filling.

NATIONAL RAD TECH WEEK KEY LIME PIE

THE KEY LIME PIE FILLING

turn oven temp down to 350 Fahrenheit. in a clean bowl, beat 4 egg yolks until thick. to the egg yolks add the sweetened condensed milk, mix well. gradually add key lime juice, mixture will become thick. scrap down sides of the bowl and mix until uniform in color. pour into prepared pie crust. cover crust with foil and bake for 8 minutes. 

if you want to really celebrate rad tech week, be sure to turn the pie into a radiation symbol!


NATIONAL RAD TECH WEEK KEY LIME PIE

DIRECTIONS:

INGREDIENTS:

CRUST

mix graham cracker crumbs with sugar, mix well. add in melted butter and mix until even. press evenly into the bottom of a 9" pie tin. bake at 375 degrees for 8 minutes. pull from oven to cool completely.

 prepare the key lime filling: turn oven temp down to 350 Fahrenheit. in a clean bowl, beat 4 egg yolks until thick. to the egg yolks add the sweetened condensed milk, mix well. gradually add key lime juice, mixture will become thick, scrap down sides of the bowl and mix until uniform in color. pour filling into prepared pie crust. cover crust with foil and bake for 8 minutes.

allow pie to cool completely. refrigerate pie, and serve cold.

 

  • 1/4 sugar
  • 1 package of graham crackers, prepared into crumbs
  • 5 tablespoons of unsalted butter

THE PIE

  • 4 egg yolks
  • 1/2 C. lime juice [nelly's key lime juice]
  • 14oz can of sweetened condensed milk

TOOLS

  • mixer
  • can opener
  • pie pan
  • 9" pie tin

 


BUEN PROVECHO!