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Category Archives: pies

Coconut Cream Pie

Written on April 3, 2011 at 5:00 AM, by

I’ve had a head cold with a vengeance all week. I don’t get sick very often, but for the last seven days I’ve been walking around talking like my nose is plugged (because, ha, it is), and marveling at the nasty tricks my body plays on my poor victim sinuses. Now is not the bestContinue Reading

Apple Pie

Written on December 16, 2010 at 11:43 PM, by

Good heavens, this blog needs a good old-fashioned apple pie, and quick. We’re just shy of two years here, and there are probably 700 times as many cakes as there are pies on this blog. That won’t seem outrageously incongruous to anybody except me, but only because I’ve never let you in on a dirtyContinue Reading

The Perfect Pie Crust in Eight Steps

Written on November 22, 2010 at 5:13 PM, by

I was going to call this “Pastry Dough for Dummies.” And then it occurred to me — you guys are all outrageously intelligent! I know there are a bajillion pie crust tutorials out there in the food blogging world (ooh, especially this month), and yet pastry dough is still notorious for being so intimidating toContinue Reading

Cherry Cranberry Pie

Written on November 17, 2010 at 10:25 PM, by

Call me a sweet tooth (and you’d be dead on), but the real thrill of Thanksgiving dinner for me is always digging my fork into the pies at the end. If this bothers you, feel free to go find a Green Bean Casserole Blog . . . or something. If you’re anything like me, you’veContinue Reading