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looking for true southern recipe!

nothing personal, but please no yankee responses!!! i have been trying w/o success to duplicate my mother's mother's pineapple chess pie. if anyone has a recipe, tried and true (i have c & p'd EVERYTHING online) and is willing to share, please do let me know. if it is top secret, you could pm me......



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I dunno if you have tried these recipes they are on line though

but here goes

http://southernfood.about.com/od/che.../r/blbb567.htm

http://allrecipes.com/Recipe/Pineapp...ie/Detail.aspx

http://www.thriftyfun.com/tf36136424.tip.html
http://www.dianaskitchen.com/page/recipes03/a31124e.htm
http://www.kissrecipes.com/desserts/pies/pp.htm
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Yankee??? Wow. It's a shame,I have some great southern\Cajun cookbooks straight from bayou Lafourche in La.
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I looked at those recipes and if they don't have cornmeal, then they are not really Southern Chess pies!!! You just cannot beat a lemon chess pie. I've made MANY of those--just great!!!

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sheeeesh. didnt mean a yankee couldnt post but yankee recipes for chess pie are not what i am looking for as there is a distinct difference. and thank you for the links, scott, but not tried and true which is what i am looking for and, as stated, i have been all over the net already. appreciate it tho.

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