Alabama Recipes

Buttermilk Pie

Buttermilk Pie
This simple, sweet dish is a local favorite at one of Birmingham's most famous meat-and-threes.

As Served By: Irondale Cafe, Irondale | Yield: 2 pies


  • 6 eggs, beaten
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 1/4 cup flour
  • 1 cup butter, melted
  • 1 tablespoon vanilla extract
  • 2 cups buttermilk
  • 2 unbaked pie shells


Whip eggs and next 5 ingredients until smooth and lump-free. Fill shells and bake at 350 degrees approximately 25 minutes until set.

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