Key Lime Pie Recipe

Key Lime Pie Recipe

This homemade Key Lime Pie recipe is sweet and tart with a graham cracker and macadamia nut crust topped with whipped cream and key lime zest.
Course Dessert
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 23 minutes
Total Time 38 minutes
Servings 8
Author The Gunny Sack



  • 1 sleeve of graham crackers 1 cup graham cracker crumbs
  • 1/2 cup macadamia nuts
  • 1/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 5 tbsp butter melted




  • Put the macadamia nuts and graham crackers into a food processor and process until crumbly.
  • Add the melted butter and sugar. Pulse until combined. Press into a deep dish 9-inch pie pan and bake at 350°F for 8 minutes.
  • Beat the egg yolks and sugar until light and fluffy. Add the sweetened condensed milk, key lime juice (1/2 - 3/4 cup depending on how tart you like it), and key lime zest. Stir until combined. Pour into the pie crust and bake 350°F for 15 minutes.
  • Cool completely before topping with whipped cream and key lime zest.