key lime pie

noun, often capitalized K

Definition of key lime pie

: a usually meringue-topped lime-custard pie traditionally made from key limes

Examples of key lime pie in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Finish with ancho chile torte, horchata bread pudding or key lime pie. Georgann Yara, The Arizona Republic, 13 Sep. 2021 The Key Lime martini — his longtime favorite — is a lime green birdbath that combines Pearl vanilla vodka, KeKe key lime pie liqueur, and Rose’s lime juice. BostonGlobe.com, 13 Sep. 2021 Disney Springs is celebrating the best of the Sunshine State with Flavors of Florida running through Aug. 12 — think key lime pie and gator bites. Orlando Sentinel Podcasts, orlandosentinel.com, 9 July 2021 Among the specials are mahi mahi tacos topped with key lime slaw and mango salsa, a key lime pie and sangria drink special. Sue Selasky, Detroit Free Press, 8 July 2021 The Keys for perch sandwiches, key lime pie, and frozen daiquiris. Ashlea Halpern, Condé Nast Traveler, 28 June 2021 Kelly’s Homemade Ice Cream has special offerings for Cinco de Mayo — red velvet waf-a-tacos with vanilla chip ice cream and vanilla waf-a-tacos with key lime pie ice cream. Patrick Connolly, orlandosentinel.com, 30 Apr. 2021 Choulala specializes in this dough and makes all kinds of goodies with them, from classics to cream puffs in flavors like Fruity Pebbles, key lime pie and bananas Foster. Amy Drew Thompson, orlandosentinel.com, 26 May 2021 From New Orleans' snowballs to Florida's frozen key lime pie slices, almost every Southern destination has its own signature frozen treat. Zoe Denenberg, Southern Living, 21 May 2021

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First Known Use of key lime pie

1946, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of key lime pie was in 1946

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Last Updated

15 Sep 2021

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“Key lime pie.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/key%20lime%20pie. Accessed 26 Sep. 2021.

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