Pie crust 101

photos courtesy of Tasty Kitchen Blog and Google images First, I want to note that there are gazillions (yep, gazillions) of pie dough recipes out there. How the world continues to come up with new ones is beyond me. At the very base, they’re all just some type of solid fat (butter, shortening or lard) […]

Strawberry Rhubarb Pie

Do I have a favorite pie? Why, yes. Yes I do. Do you have a favorite pie? I really love pie. It’s such a versatile dessert, I always have the ingredients to make some variety of its pastry goodness, and I honestly can’t think of a kind I don’t like. Unless of course it’s a […]

Honey Crunch Pecan Pie

Pecan Pie. There is really nothing quite like it on this planet. If you’ve never tried it — either because it’s just not a family tradition in your neck of the woods or you’ve written it off as some freaky-looking nutty concoction — you must try it this year. Unless you’re allergic to nuts. In […]