This recipe uses 50% less sugar than most recipes for Lemon Chess Pie, but still tastes great.
This pie is best made using a wire whisk for blending. Electric mixers incorporate too much air into the filling and yield mixed results.
After experimenting with many different formulas for hot cocoa, I finally came up with one that my husband loves. It has more cocoa and less sugar than most recipes. A dash of salt and vanilla extract add extra flavor.
For those of us watching our calories and carbs, turnips make an excellent alternative to potatoes. A 4 ounce turnip has only about 40 calories and a negligible impact on blood sugar levels.
Turnips are available year round, but the best ones are available from late summer thru mid autumn.