Jean Wellnitz, Menasha, Wisconsin, sent an email saying that she thought the recipe Lorene was looking for was called Sugar Cream Pie or Indiana Sugar Cream Pie.
After seeing Lorene’s request, Flonie Hul-sey, Cornelia, Georgia, wrote, “I’m also looking for a cream pie recipe, but the one I want also contains eggs. We called it Egg Pie.”
From Adeline North, Elkhart, Indiana, comes a recipe that Lorene might like.
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Old-Fashioned Sugar Cream Pie Recipe
1/2 cup sugar
1/2 cup brown sugar
1/4 teaspoon salt
2 tablespoons flour
1 pint half-and-half or 1 cup milk
1 cup whipping cream
2 tablespoons butter
Heat oven to 425°F.
Mix together sugars, salt and flour.
Heat half-and-half, whipping cream and butter until warm. Add dry ingredients.
Pour mixture into unbaked pie shell. Bake for 15 minutes; reduce oven temperature to 350° and bake for an additional 30 minutes.