Lemon chess pie is truly an classic Southern pastry and you can often find it in soul food cookbooks. The pie is light and yummy. When lemons come in season, their particular fresh perfume adds exceptional depth to this pastry. My grandma swears that, when she had been a little girl, the Baton Rouge Country Club produced “the finest ever” lemon chess pie. Garnish with Cool Whip, vanilla flavor ice cream, strawberries or maybe blueberries if you want.
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