CHOCOLATE CHESS PIE
Luby's Cafeteria Copycat Recipe
Makes 2 Pies
1 1/2 cups granulated sugar
1/3 cup all-purpose flour
1/3 cup butter
2 teaspoons unsweetened cocoa powder
3 extra large eggs
1 1/4 cups evaporated milk (not sweetened, condensed milk)
1/4 cup light corn syrup
1 ounce German sweet chocolate, melted
2 teaspoons vanilla extract
2 (9 inch) unbaked pie shells
Preheat oven to 375 degrees. In large bowl, combine sugar, flour, butter, and cocoa. Mix well. Add eggs one at a time, mixing well after each addition. Add evaporated milk, corn syrup, chocolate, and vanilla. Mix well. If using refrigerated crust, unroll and place into pie pan. Pour batter into pie shell. Bake 45 to 50 minutes or until wooden pick inserted in center comes out almost clean.
Luby’s, Inc. operates restaurants under the brands Luby’s Cafeteria, Fuddruckers and Cheeseburger in Paradise and provides food service management through its Luby’s Culinary Services division. The company-operated restaurants include 95 Luby’s cafeterias, 65 Fuddruckers restaurants, 18 Cheeseburger in Paradise full service restaurants and bars, one Koo Koo Roo Chicken Bistro and one Bob Luby’s Seafood Grill. Its 95 Luby’s cafeterias are located throughout Texas and other states. Its Fuddruckers restaurants include 65 company-operated locations and 114 franchises across the United States (including Puerto Rico), Canada, and Mexico. Luby’s Culinary Services provides food service management to 22 sites consisting of healthcare, higher education and corporate dining locations.