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.
Chocolate Ice Box Pie
CHOCOLATE ICE BOX PIE
Luby's Cafeteria Copycat Recipe
Makes 1 Pie
2 1/2 cups milk divided
1 1/3 cups sugar
1/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
1 tablespoon butter or margarine
7 tablespoons cornstarch
6 tablespoons water
3 egg yolks, extra-large
1 teaspoon vanilla
1 cup miniature marshmallows
1 pie shell, 9-inch baked
whipped cream, sweetened for topping
chocolate curls or shavings for garnish
Combine 2 cups milk, sugar, cocoa, and butter in a medium-size saucepan. Bring just to a boil over medium heat. In a medium-sized bowl, completely dissolve cornstarch in water. Stir in remaining 1/2 cup milk. Whisk in egg yolks and vanilla until well-blended. Gradually add egg yolk mixture to mixture in saucepan, stirring constantly with wire whisk.
Cook, stirring constantly, about 2 minutes or until mixture is thickened and smooth. Add marshmallows and stir until they melt and mixture is smooth. Pour into pie shell. Press plastic wrap directly onto filling. Refrigerate at least 2 hours. Remove plastic wrap. Top with whipped cream and garnish with chocolate curls.