Category Archives: Pie

The Best Blueberry Pie


IDEA The Johnson’s sent out an email in the middle of last week warning that the last of the blueberries were being picked. So we were up early on Saturday and off to the farmer’s market to get 6 pints. … Continue reading

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Wild Mushroom and Gruyere Quiche


IDEA Lois and I keep a few cartons of liquid eggs on hand for making quick scrambled egg breakfasts. On one of the cartons was the recipe for Wild Mushroom and Gruyère Quiche. We had some dried porcini and Portobello … Continue reading

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Don’s Famous Pecan Pie


Pecan Pie is a traditional holiday dessert in Don’s family. He is a terrific pie maker. He treated us to this delicious pecan pie for Christmas dinner. Yum! Don’s Famous Pecan Pie Serves 8 1 cup sugar 1 cup Karo syrup 1 cup … Continue reading

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Don’s Amazing Apple/Cranberry Tart


Don and I entered Friendly City Food Coop’s Pie Showdown today  (http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=105508959519861). The competition was stiff and neither of us won , but it was really fun and everything was delicious. I made a Crumbly Top Blueberry Pie (http://wp.me/p15u0C-9E) and he worked for … Continue reading

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Crumbly Top Blueberry Pie


“Pie, pie. I love pie!” I think that’s how the song goes that Andie McDowell sings in the movie, Michael. That’s the way I feel about blueberry pie. I love it. My Great Grandma Martin made a delicious blueberry pie.  … Continue reading

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