Categories: Desserts & SweetsEasy

No Bake Key Lime Cream Cheese Pie

We’re getting ready for the Fourth of July and boy, is it
HOT outside! A lot of neighbors I’ve spoken to don’t want to bake,  use their stove tops, or even grill! I’m with them – up to a point.


We’re keeping our menu simple and as cool as possible.


The dessert on the menu is one I’ve been making for years – No-bake Key
Lime Cream Cheese Pie – my son-in-law’s favorite! 

Even though this recipe is not
Armenian in any way, shape or form,
I thought I’d pass it along because it’s so darn good!

Wishing you all a Happy Fourth of July!!




No Bake Key Lime Cream Cheese Pie (Image from Kraftcanada.com)



No Bake Key Lime Cream Cheese Pie


Ingredients:

1-9“ commercially-prepared graham cracker crust

8 oz. Cream cheese, softened (low-fat may be used)

1-14 oz. can sweetened condensed milk (fat-free may be substituted)

¼ cup to 1/3 cup Key Lime juice (depending on the degree of
tartness you desire)

1 tsp. pure vanilla extract


Directions:

1     Leave
the cream cheese at room temperature for about 30 minutes before starting.

2 Using
an electric mixer, beat the softened cream cheese until smooth.

3   Add
the condensed milk and vanilla, beating until blended.

4   Add
the desired amount of Key Lime juice and beat thoroughly.

5   Pour
mixture into prepared crust. Cover and chill in the refrigerator until ready to
serve.

6   To
serve, top with whipped cream, if desired.

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