Best of Show Cherry Pie

Morello Cherries & Cherry Pie copy-2

Best of Show Cherry Pie This is my Best of Show Cherry Pie that brought me my first blue ribbons. I was pretty excited when I learned it had been chosen Best of Show, too!  Whoopee! It’s cherry pie time! I love this season of year. The days are long and warm. In fact, Western […]

The Queen of Lemon Meringue

Lemon Meringue Pie

My grandmother, Geeg, could make a lemon meringue pie that would make you weep with wonder. It was sweet without being too sweet, and tart without being too tart. She put on enough meringue, but not so much that it was top-heavy. I think she believed in finding the balance and moderation in all things. […]

A Green Grasshopper Pie for St Patrick’s Day!

Green Grasshopper Pie

A Green Grasshopper Pie It’s St Patrick’s Day  and here’s a quick little recipe for Green Grasshopper Pie that might be just the thing to celebrate the day! Grasshopper Pie is a very simple pie to make. My mom used to whip this one up for us on special holidays. You can make it with your favorite […]

A Very Easy Kind of Fruit Pie

Apricot and Blueberry Pie, Art of the Pie

A VERY EASY “ANY” KIND OF FRUIT PIE When I looked in my chest freezer today there were partial bags of sour pie cherries, raspberries, blueberries all from last year’s (2013) harvest. I like to pick and freeze when I can from u-pics, farm-stands, and my own little garden. Having a surplus of pie pans […]