Strawberry Pie with Crumb Topping and Almond Whipped Cream

Strawberry Pie with Crumb Topping and Almond Whipped Cream - Andrea

May is only a few weeks away, the start of farmers market season, and I am very excited. Our new home is in an area with quite a few pick your own farms, farmers markets, and roadside stands, and we’re really looking forward to checking them out, especially with strawberry season looming. In the meantime,… 

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Minced Fruit Pie

Minced Fruit Pie - Andrea Meyers

It was December 12, I was finalizing our plans for Christmas dinner, and I asked Michael, “What kind of pie would you like for Christmas day? Anything special?” Michael raised his eyebrows and gazed at the ceiling as he racked his brain. “Mincemeat pie,” he finally said. Normally I would have responded politely with something… 

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Rhubarb Pie

Rhubarb Pie - Andrea Meyers

This is an old recipe that Michael’s mom has been making for years. The family loves rhubarb, but she is a bit superstitious about growing it. It takes a year to get it started, and she says that everytime she ever planted rhubarb they would have to move before she even got to harvest it!… 

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Pie Crust

Pie Crust Recipe - Andrea Meyers

For years I did not make pie crust. I was scarred from many attempts with horrible results, and I finally stopped trying and bought grocery store pie crust. Blech! A couple years ago, I was ready to try again. I found this recipe, and it has rescued my pies from the horrors of grocery store… 

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