Oatmeal Pie (Poor Man's Pecan) -- Quad-Cities Online Recipe Book
Search Recipes

Submit a recipe
 

Pies:

Oatmeal Pie (Poor Man's Pecan)

Comment on this recipe

"When I serve this, everyone wants the recipe."

Ingredients

3 whole eggs
1/2 cup white syrup
1/2 cup white sugar
1/2 cup brown sugar
2 tablespoons margarine, melted
2 tablespoons water
2/3 cup uncooked oats
2/3 cup coconut
Pinch of salt
Unbaked pie shell

Instructions

Beat together the eggs, syrup, sugars, margarine, water, oats, coconut and salt. Pour into an unbaked pie shell.

Bake at 350 degrees until set, about 1 hour. Serve with whipped topping or ice cream.

Phyllis Butterfield
Geneseo




Local events heading








  Today is Sunday, Aug. 31, the 243rd day of 2014. There are 122 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: The Chicago and Rock Island Railroad will carry all who wish to attend the Chicago convention for half fare — that is, full fare to Chicago and return free.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Hardy Hetter, for several years yardmaster in the Burlington Railroad yards in Rock Island and Moline, was transferred to Beardstown. He was succeeded here by J.E. Albrecht.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Corn was estimated at 50 percent of the normal crop in Rock Island County by Crop Correspondent Thomas Campbell.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Robert Carroll, 12-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. Farr Carroll, of near Aledo, won the grand championship of the Mercer County baby beef show with "Fat Stuff."
1964 -- 50 years ago: About 250 persons attended the first in a series of horse shows at the Hillandale Stables off Knoxville Road near Milan on Saturday afternoon and evening.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Ground was broken this morning for the $4.5 million Rock Valley Business Park near Rock Valley Plaza, Rock Island. The first building is 17,000 square feet for offices and a warehouse and should be completed by Dec. 1.




(More History)