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Apple + Cranberry Pie

Ingredients: 2 1/2 pounds baking apples*, peeled, cored, and cut into 1/4 inch slices 1/2 cup dark brown sugar 2 tablespoons butter, cubed 1/2 teaspoon allspice 1/2 teaspoon ground roasted ginger 1/3 cup dried sweetened cranberries double pie crust (I used cheddar-cranberry) Directions: Preheat oven to 350. Mix all of […]

Sweet Potato & Cream Cheese Pie

Ingredients: 3 cups mashed roasted, sweet potatoes or yams 8 oz cream cheese, at room temperature 1/2 cup sugar 1 egg, at room temperature 1 teaspoon Saigon cinnamon 1 tablespoon dark rum 1/4 teaspoon allspice 1/4 teaspoon nutmeg Directions: Preheat oven to 375. In a large bowl, combine all ingredients […]

Tropical Fruit Ice Box Pie

Ingredients: 2 3/4 diced fresh pineapple 2 cups diced kiwi 3/4 cup diced mango 1/2 cup sugar 1/4 cup cornstarch 1/4 cup lime juice 1/4 cup pineapple juice 1 tablespoon butter 1 9-inch graham cracker crust Directions: In a medium saucepan, bring 3 cups of the mixed fruit, half of […]

Blackberry and Black Pepper Ice Box Pie

Ingredients: 5 1/2 cups fresh blackberries 1/2 cup sugar 1/4 cup cornstarch 1/4 cup water 1 tablespoon butter 1 1/2 tablespoon freshly ground black pepper juice and zest of 1 lemon 1 9-inch graham cracker crust Directions: In a medium saucepan, bring 3 cups of the blackberries, pepper, lemon juice, […]

Mango-Chile Ice Box Pie

Ingredients: 4 mangos (about 4 cups mango flesh) 8 oz cream cheese, at room temperature 14 oz sweetened condensed milk 1/4 cup tequila juice of 1 lime zest of 1 lime 1 teaspoon chipotle chile powder 1 9-inch graham cracker crust Directions: Place all ingredients (EXCEPT the crust!) in a […]

Blackberry Meringue Pie

Ingredients: for the pie crust: 1 cup flour 1/3 cup cold butter, cut into 1 inch chunks 3-4 tablespoons ice water 1 tablespoon lime zest for the filling: 4 egg yolks, beaten 1 1/2 cups water 1 1/4 cups sugar 1/2 cup blackberry juice 1/3 cup cornstarch 2 1/2 tablespoons […]

Kiwi Lemongrass Icebox Pie

Ingredients: 4 cups diced kiwi 4 stalks lemongrass 1/3 cup sugar 1/4 cup cornstarch 1/4 cup water juice of 1 lime zest of 1 lime 1 9 inch graham cracker crust cheesecloth + something to tie it shut with extra kiwi for garnishing Directions: Cut off the tops of the […]

Heirloom Apple Pie

Ingredients: 2 1/2 pounds baking apples*, peeled, cored, and cut into 1/4 inch slices 1/4 cup sugar 1/4 cup light brown sugar 2 tablespoons butter, cubed 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon ground ginger 1/8 teaspoon nutmeg double pie crust (I used cheddar-black pepper) Directions: Mix all of the ingredients together. […]

Blueberry Ginger Ice Box Pie

Ingredients: 5 cups fresh blueberries 1/2 cup sugar 1/4 cup cornstarch 1/4 cup water 1 tablespoon butter 1 inch knob fresh ginger, grated juice of 1/2 lemon zest of 1/2 lemon 1 10 inch graham cracker crust* *You can make your own graham cracker crust or you can cheat and […]