Classic Diner-Style Chocolate Pie

Preparation info

  • Yield:


    ( 9 Inch ) Pie
    • Difficulty


Appears in

Baked: New Frontiers in Baking


By Matt Lewis and Renato Poliafito

Published 2008

  • About

We are rescuing the chocolate pie from obscurity, and maybe even extinction. What was once a whimsical chocolate-lover’s dream has suffered from poor ingredients (enough already with all these boxed pudding mixes) and even poorer interpretations. Our version of the chocolate pie is an homage to the much-loved dessert of our youth, the one that was drenched in canned whipped cream and a flurry of chocolate curls. We updated the pie with a renewed focus on the chocolate (it’s deeper and riche