Southern Sweet Tea Pie

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Total Time
1hr 10mins
20 mins
50 mins

All across the southern states of America, the regional drink of choice is sweet tea. The logical extension to which is the sweet tea pie. Enjoy!

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  1. In bowl of electric mixer, beat cream cheese and butter until well combined. Add flour and mix at low speed until dough forms a ball. Pat dough into 9-inch pie pan.
  2. Place pie shell in freezer while preparing filling. Heat oven to 350°F.
  3. In bowl of electric mixer, beat butter until light and fluffy. Gradually add sugar. Add lemon zest. Add egg yolks a little at a time allowing each addition to incorporate; scraping bowl often.
  4. Slowly add tea, vanilla, vinegar, and lemon juice. Add flour and cornmeal.
  5. Remove crust from freezer and fill.
  6. Bake at 350F for 50 minutes. Cool on wire rack. Chill at least 2 hours before serving.