Scissortail Bourbon Buttermilk Pie

Not your grandmother’s buttermilk pie. Ask for Moore, OK based Scissortail Distillery products at your local liquor store. Their Bourbon adds just the right kick to this silky Southern classic. Makes 1 9-inch pie
By & | December 19, 2015


Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

In a mixing bowl, cream butter and sugar together until pale in color.  Add eggs one at a time until well combined.  Add flour, cornmeal and salt and combine.  Add buttermilk, baking soda, vanilla and vinegar and stir until well combined.

Pour filling into pie shell and bake until browned and the custard has set, 45-50 minutes.

Allow to cool at least 30 minutes before slicing.


*Try Lomah Dairy and Wagon Creek Creamery for local buttermilk


  • 8 tablespoons butter (1 stick), softened
  • 1½ cups granulated sugar
  • 3 large eggs
  • 4 teaspoons all-purpose flour
  • 2 teaspoons fine cornmeal
  • Pinch of salt
  • ¾ cup local buttermilk*
  • ¼ teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 teaspoon white vinegar
  • ¼ cup Scissortail Distillery Bourbon
  • 1 9-inch unbaked pie shell
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