Macadamia Key Lime Pie
Author: Alyssa
Prep time: 30 mins
Cook time: 4 hours
Total time: 4 hours 30 mins
A creamy and delicious no bake key lime pie with macadamia nuts for a delicious twist! Rating: 5 stars
Ingredients
  • 1 cup crushed shortbread cookies
  • ½ cup finely chopped macadamia nuts
  • ¼ cup sugar
  • ⅓ cup butter, melted
  • Filling
  • 1 package (8 oz) cream cheese, softened
  • 1 can (14 oz) sweetened condensed milk
  • ½ cup Key Lime Juice or lime juice
  • 1 cup heavy whipping cream
  • ¼ cup coarsely chopped macadamia nuts
  • lime peel, optional
Instructions
  1. In a small bowl, mix cookie crumbs, macadamia nuts, and sugar. Stir in melted butter. Press into bottom and sides of a greased 9 inch pie plate. Refrigerate for 30 minutes.
  2. In a large bowl or mixer beat cream cheese until smooth. Beat in milk and lime juice until blended. Transfer to crust. Refrigerate covered for at least 4 hours.
  3. In a small bowl beat heavy whipping cream until soft peaks form. Spoon or pipe on top. Top with macadamia nuts and lime peel if desired.
Notes
Recipe adapted from Taste of Home
Recipe by The Recipe Critic at https://therecipecritic.com/macadamia-key-lime-pie-2/