Grandma's Butterscotch Pie Recipe
- 1 cup packed light brown sugar
- 4 tablespoons cornstarch
- ½ teaspoon salt
- 2 cups milk
- 2 egg yolks, beaten
- 1 tablespoon butter
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
- 1 (9 inch) pie crust, baked
step 1: In top of double boiler, combine brown sugar, cornstarch, salt and milk. Cook, stirring constantly, until mixture starts to thicken, about 20 minutes.
step 2: Whisk in egg yolks; continue to cook and stir until filling is thickened.
step 3: While pudding mixture is cooking, preheat the oven to 400 degrees F (200 degrees C).
step 4: Remove filling from heat, and stir in butter and vanilla.
step 5: Pour filling into prepared pie crust. Bake in preheated oven until top begins to brown, about 5 minutes.