Recipe for Sawdust Pie


    Sawdust Pie

    1 1/4 cups granulated or brown sugar
    1 1/2 cups chopped pecans
    1 1/2 cups vanilla wafers or graham cracker crumbs
    1 1/2 cups flaked coconut
    1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
    1/2 teaspoon nutmeg
    7 egg whites, unbeaten
    1 unbaked 9-inch pastry shell
    1 sliced banana
    Whipped cream

    Combine first seven ingredients in a large mixing bowl. Stir until just blended. Pour into pie shell and bake at 375 degrees F for 35 minutes or until filling is set.

    To serve, top each slice with a dollop of whipped cream and a slice of banana. Serve warm or at room temperature.