Sandwich and Wraps

Blind-Baked Pie Crust

Photo by Ted Cavanaugh, Chelsea Cavanaugh, Prop Styling by Kalen Kaminski, Food Styling by Rebecca Jurkevich Nobody—nobody!—likes a soggy pie crust. That’s where blind-baking comes in. The process of prebaking your crust is crucial for pies with no-bake fillings, like lemon meringue or chocolate pudding. It’s a two-step process: First bake your crust filled with […]

Everyday Meals

Easter Grain Pie

Ingredients 5 cups water ½ cup whole wheat berries 6eggs 1 cup white sugar 1 (8 ounce) package mixed candied fruit 1 ½ pounds ricotta cheese 1 teaspoon vanilla extract ½ teaspoon ground cinnamon 1 teaspoon grated lemon zest 2 teaspoons grated orange zest 1 tablespoon shortening 1 teaspoon salt 2pastries for 9-inch lattice-top pies 2 […]

Recipes

Buffalo Chicken Pot Pie

Level:Easy Total: 1 hr 45 min Active: 45 min Yield:8 servings Ingredients Deselect All 4 tablespoons unsalted butter 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 small onion, diced 3 stalks celery, diced 2 medium carrots, diced Kosher salt 1/2 cup all-purpose flour 1 1/2 cups chicken stock 1 cup whole milk 2 1/2 cups shredded cooked chicken […]

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Blackberry Pie I

Ingredients 4 cups fresh blackberries ½ cup white sugar ½ cup all-purpose flour 1 recipe pastry for a 9 inch double crust pie 2 tablespoons milk ¼ cup white sugar Directions Step 1 Preheat oven to 425 degrees F (220 degrees C). Advertisement Step 2 Combine 3 1/2 cups berries with the sugar and flour. […]

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Simple Shepherd's Pie

Ingredients 5potatoes, peeled and cubed ½ cup margarine, divided ⅓ cup milk, or as needed salt and ground black pepper to taste 2onions, minced 1 ¼ pounds ground beef 1 (11 ounce) can canned whole kernel corn (such as Green Giant Niblets®), drained 1 (14.75 ounce) can cream-style corn Directions Step 1 Preheat oven to 350 […]

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Shepherd's Pie Mexicana

Ingredients 5potatoes, peeled and quartered 2 tablespoons butter ¼ cup milk ½ teaspoon garlic powder ½ teaspoon salt 1 tablespoon olive oil 2 small onions, chopped 1 pound ground beef 3 cloves garlic, minced 1 teaspoon spicy seasoned salt 1 tablespoon taco seasoning 1 (10 ounce) package frozen peas 1 (10 ounce) package frozen corn […]

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Easy Shepherd's Pie with Garlic Romano Potatoes

Ingredients 1 pound ground beef ½ cup chopped onion 1 teaspoon dried rosemary 1 teaspoon dried basil 1 (8 ounce) can tomato sauce 1 (14.5 ounce) can diced tomatoes, drained 2 (15 ounce) cans mixed vegetables, drained 2 pounds red potatoes ½ cup butter ½ cup grated Romano cheese 2 tablespoons minced garlic 1 teaspoon […]

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Apple Pie I

Ingredients 6 cups thinly sliced apples ¾ cup white sugar 1 tablespoon butter 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1 recipe pastry for a 9-inch double-crust pie Directions Step 1 Prepare your pastry for a two crust pie. Wipe, quarter, core, peel, and slice apples; measure to 6 cups. Advertisement Step 2 Combine sugar and cinnamon. The […]

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Strawberry Pie Filling

Ingredients 1 cup mashed strawberries ¾ cup water, or more if needed ¾ cup white sugar 3 tablespoons cornstarch 1 tablespoon lemon juice ¼ teaspoon salt 4 cups sliced strawberries Directions Step 1 Combine mashed strawberries and 3/4 cup water in a saucepan; bring to a boil and simmer for about 3 minutes. Strain juice […]

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American Shepherd's Pie

Ingredients 1 pound lean ground beef ½ cup chopped onion ½ cup chopped celery 1 (10.5 ounce) can condensed vegetable soup ½ teaspoon dried thyme 3 cups mashed cooked potatoes 1 cup shredded Colby longhorn cheese Directions Step 1 Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C) and lightly grease a 2 quart baking […]