Chocolate Pecan (Chess) Pie - J.W. Renfroe Pecan Co.

November 15, 2021

Chocolate Pecan (Chess) Pie

Chess pie has many tales that tell the story of how it got its name. Our chocolate pecan chess pie is a variation of the famed chess pie—just add pecans!


• 1-1/2 cups sugar

• 3 tbsp. cocoa powder

• 1/4 cup margarine, melted

• 2 eggs, slightly beaten

• 1/8 tsp. salt

• 5-1/3 oz. can evaporated milk

• 1 tsp. vanilla extract

• 1/2 to 3/4 cup chopped pecans

• 9" unbaked pie shell


1. Preheat oven to 350°F.

2. Mix sugar, cocoa and margarine well. Add eggs and beat with electric mixer for 2-1/2 minutes. Add salt and vanilla. Stir in pecans.

3. Pour mixture into pie shell. Bake for 35 to 45 minutes.


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