Key Lime Pie

Method

1. To make the base, blitz the biscuits in a food processor until they are like fine crumbs and then combine with the melted butter. Press the mixture into the base and 4cm (1½") up the sides of the tin. Chill the base while you make the filling.

2. Whisk together the filling ingredients until thick and creamy. Spoon over the biscuit base and chill for at least 1 hour.

3. Remove the pie from the tin and place on a serving plate. Drizzle the melted chocolate over the top and leave to set. Before serving, decorate with the lime wedges and the zest.

Ingredients

Base:

Butter. Melted 100g
Digestive Biscuits 250g

Filling:

Double Cream 300 Ml Carton
Finely Grated Zest And Juice Of Large Limes 5
Carnation Condensed Milk Light 405g Can

To decorate:

Thin Lime Wedges And Slivers Of Zest 6-8
Bitter Chocolate (70% Cocoa Solids). Melted 30g
20cm (8”) Loose-bottomed Cake Tin. Greased 1

Hints 'n' Tips

Accompaniment

Muscat Beaumes de Venise Sweet Wine

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