'Key' Lime Pie

'Key' Lime Pie
Photo by Scott Phillips

Ingredients

  • 2 large egg yolks
  • 2 Tbs. chilled vegetable shortening, cubed
  • 2-½ to 3 Tbs. ice water
  • 2 tsp. finely grated lime zest (from about 2 regular limes)
  • 1 lime, zested into thin strips
  • ½ tsp. table salt
  • 1 cup heavy cream
  • + 5 more ingredients
    • 2 tsp. granulated sugar
    • 3 oz. (6 Tbs.) chilled unsalted butter, cubed
    • 2 14-oz. cans sweetened condensed milk
    • 6-¾ oz. (1-½ cups) all-purpose flour
    • 1 cup fresh lime juice (from about 4 regular limes)

Put the flour and salt in a food processor; pulse to combine. Add the butter cubes and pulse until they’re the size of extra-large peas (about 10 quick pulses). Add the shortening and continue pulsing until the largest pieces of butter and shortening are the size of peas (10 to 15 more quick puls...

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