Mini Pear and Fig Ramekin Pies

Sometimes when I mess around in the kitchen, it just creates a huge mess that no one wants to eat. Sometimes, though, magic happens. Today was one of those days. I had some ingredients that needed to be used, so I whipped together these fun little desserts, and I absolutely love them. They take minimalContinue reading “Mini Pear and Fig Ramekin Pies”

Pecan Pie

Soooo… we had 3 pies for 3 people this Thanksgiving. My mom ordered blueberry from Whole Foods, which was very good, but I couldn’t help myself and also made two more. For my family, Thanksgiving wouldn’t be complete without apple pie, see last week’s recipe. However, I also really like pecan pie, and I’ve neverContinue reading “Pecan Pie”

The BEST Apple Pie

Happy belated Thanksgiving. This apple pie is one of my specialties, and Thanksgiving wouldn’t be complete without it. It’s piled high with crisp apples. I hate when pies feel like 90% crust 10% filling when I would rather it have it the other way around. It’s tart, yet still sweet and juicy. The crust isContinue reading “The BEST Apple Pie”

Autumn Harvest Pie with Apple Cider Punch

This really is the perfect autumn combo. The pie has is warm and comforting with a bold flavor. The punch is light and woodsy. Enjoy them by a campfire in flannel pants like we did, and you have a picturesque fall evening. I always think that throwing out the fruit from Sangria is a bigContinue reading “Autumn Harvest Pie with Apple Cider Punch”

Coconut Custard Pie

This is my dad’s favorite, so I made it for his quarantined Father’s Day. I made it to his specifications, which includes a merengue topping with coconut flakes on the top only and a super thick layer of filling. It’s super sweet and creamy, but the crust and toasted flakes add a great crunch. It’sContinue reading “Coconut Custard Pie”

mini pecan pies (tea tassies)

5/10- i used stevia brown sugar and YOU COULD TELL and i forgot to grease the pan. next time i would try Magnolia recipe instead.difficulty: 3/10 (if dough already made) half a pie crust recipe/leftover pie dough (see apple jam pie post)1/3 c dark corn syrup1/4 c brown sugar1.5 tbsp coconut oil melted1 tbsp groundContinue reading “mini pecan pies (tea tassies)”

Green Apple Jam Pie

7/10- i would bake a tad longer with foil over top and make my own jam w frozen berriesdifficulty: 5 crust:2 1/2 c ap flour3/4 tsp salt*1/3 c shortening*1/2 c coconut oil/ earth balance10 tbsp ice wateralmond milk and course sugar to top*freeze for 15 mins before use (and your cutting utensil if you’re feelingContinue reading “Green Apple Jam Pie”