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Pie Dough 101

It’s time for Christmas baking, and check out my assistant:

This is the $700 industrial model, the same one I had at cooking school. It was on sale at Costco for $299. 643 more words

Flaky Delicious Pie Dough

This is my favorite, basic, go-to recipe for pie dough. Why mess with what works?

Why not try using this recipe for pie dough with… 6 more words

Two Crust Pie Crust

2 cups flour
1 tsp. salt
2/3 cup plus 2 T. crisco (you can use 10 T. unsalted butter here too)
4 T. ice cold water… 92 more words


Pie Decorations for your Fall Pies

Here is a great idea to decorate your Fall pies (pumpkin and apple) and both can be done ahead of time.  For my pumpkin pie this year I used 3 sizes of leaf cutters and some of my homemade pie dough.   231 more words


The Foolproof Pie Dough: A Primer (Part II)

I’m not sure where the saying “easy as pie” comes from, because anybody who’s rolled out a pie crust before knows it is the very antithesis of anything remotely resembling “easy”. 1,307 more words


Jenny M reblogged this on O Pie-oneers! and commented:

Need help rolling out your pie dough? Here you go!

The Foolproof Pie Dough: A Primer (Part I)

As I mentioned in my first post, Cooks Illustrated  opened my eyes to the ease of making your own pie pastry. Cooks Illustrated is a wonderful bimonthly periodical that doesn’t just provide recipes; it delves into the science and chemistry behind the food and teaches you HOW to cook in addition to WHAT to cook. 1,551 more words


Jenny M reblogged this on O Pie-oneers! and commented:

Need an easy pie dough recipe? Use this one! The added bonus is that you can do shots while you wait for it to chill.

Basic Pie Crust Recipe

I’m starting this post with a question for you all. How in the heck is it time for Thanksgiving already? Wasn’t it just Halloween…like yesterday?! So how can it possibly be time for turkey, loud relatives, and stretchy pants?? 756 more words