Coconut Lemongrass Key Lime Pie | Recipeish | Gustus Vitae

Yields: 1 pie
Difficulty: intermediate
Time: about 1 hour for prep, cook and finish

Filling Ingredients:

  • 3/4 cup fresh squeezed key lime juice
  • 1/4 cup Coconut Lemongrass Cane Sugar
  • 2 tablespoons grated lime zest
  • 1 egg yolk
3 cups sweetened condensed milk
1/2 cup sour cream, we like @chobani yogurt sour cream1 (9 inch) prepared graham cracker crust
Whipped Cream Ingredients


  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).
  • Grate lime zest, split into two tablespoon portions
  • Using a large mixing bowl, whisk egg yolk and 1 tablespoon lime zest with an electric mixer at high speed until the mixture is fluffy
  • Set your mixing speed to medium and add in all other ingredients, except remaining zest.  Mix at medium speed until combined.
  • Pour mixture into your crust.  Bake for about 10-12 minutes, until the pie is set. Cool and freeze for about 15-20 minutes prior to serving
  • Using an electric mixer add heavy cream and kaffir lime sugar.  Beat on high for about 3-4 minutes until firm and fluff
  • Chill whipped cream
  • Garnish entire pie with lime zest and add whipped cream to serve