Parsnip Pie (Yes, It is a Dessert!)

Total Time
1hr 15mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 1 hr

This pie may replace your old favorite Pumpkin Pie - Don't say Ugh until you try this. Even parsnip haters bow their head in reverence. Seriously try this pie it is very good

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Combine the parsnips with the milk and puree until very smooth.
  2. Add 1/4 cup honey, eggs, orange rind,& seasonings, adjust seasoning to your liking, mix well Pour parsnip mixture into the baked pie shell.
  3. Bake at 375F until the filling is set apprx 50 minutes, insert a knife in the middle of the pie when it comes out clean it is done.
  4. Spread the 1 1/2 tbsp of honey on top.
  5. Garnish with whipped cream if you dare, and a dash of cinnamon.
Most Helpful

I enjoyed this, but made the mistake of letting others see me make it. They wouldn't even try it. I will note that if you use the bought pie crusts, that it will make 2 pies instead of one.

Mysterygirl September 20, 2002

IMHO it doesn't taste like pumpkin pie but for the spices. It's more bitter, as you would expect parsnip to be. The texture is more like a casserole than a creamy pice, and mine came out too salty.

eightball1751 February 04, 2007