Key Lime Pie from @thegabels #recipe
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This key lime pie tastes like you spent hours making it, but it comes together in just minutes.  Just mix, bake and chill and let people think you spent hours slaving over this delicious dessert.

Key Lime Pie from @thegabels #recipe

In the spring and summer I like to make a lot of fruit desserts.  Strawberry shortcake makes a regular appearance as does blueberry pie.  I am not really a fan of key limes, but my husband is! So when I ran across this key lime pie recipe made with Nellie and Joe's Key Lime Juice,  I was intrigued by how easy it was to make.  The only glitch was finding Nellie and Joe's key lime juice.  You'd think I'd just juice my own, but I really wanted to check out this product.  Fast forward a few months and what do I spot on the shelf of the grocery store but Nellie and Joe's — and it was on sale, a sure sign that I had to try it.

I took all the ingredients (all 3 of them) to my mom's house to make the pie.  She remarked that she'd just had the key lime pie at The Palm steakhouse restaurant and they told her it was made with Nellie and Joe's!  It's a small world when it comes to high quality key lime juice, I guess.

No tricks here. Just mix, bake and chill. It takes about 20 minutes total and it tastes delicious!

Nelli and Joe's Key Lime Pie

Serves 1     adjust servings

Preparation 5 mins
Cook Time 15 mins
Total Time 0:20


  • 14 oz can sweetened condensed milk
  • 3 egg yolks
  • 1/2 cup Nellie and Joe's Key Lime Juice
  • 9\" graham cracker pie crust
  • Whipped cream, if desired


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. In a large bowl whisk together milk, egg yolks and lime juice until smooth.
  3. Pour mixture in to pie crust.
  4. Bake for 15 minutes.
  5. Cool pie for 10 minutes on the counter before putting in the fridge.
  6. Serve chilled and topped with whipped cream.
Nutrition Facts
Serving Size
Amount Per Serving As Served
Calories 9686kcal Calories from fat 4089
% Daily Value
Total Fat 454g 698%
Saturated Fat 108g 540%
Cholesterol 573mg 191%
Sodium 8283mg 345%
Carbohydrate 1287g 429%
Dietary Fiber 32g 128%
Sugars 517g
Protein 122g

Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs:

Calories 2000
Total Fat Less than 65g
Sat Fat Less than 25g
Cholesterol Less than 300mg
Sodium Less than 2,400mg
Total Carbohydrate 300g
Dietary Fiber 25g
Key Lime Pie from @thegabels #recipe
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10 comments on “Nellie and Joe’s Key Lime Pie

  1. Yumm, I can’t wait to make this, I think I will add whipped cream. Thanks for the great recipe.

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  5. Thanks for linking up to Foodie Friday! I wanted to let you know I’ve featured this recipe on this weeks link up party.

  6. Now I just have to find some Key limes… Hope to see you back next week on Foodie Friday

  7. Diane Balch on said:

    My husband is from Miami he would love if I made him Key Lime Pie. Please share this today on my foodie friday linky.

  8. Oh so scrumptious! I’ll have to keep an eye out for the lime juice. Thanks so much for sharing at Mix it up Monday 🙂

  9. Key lime is my favorite and I make mine very similar! I have never seen Nelli and Joes Key lime juice but if I happen to see it I might just have to give it a try! I found you through Flour Me With Love Mix it Up Monday! Have a fantastic week!