A perfect pie crust

This is a wonderful tutorial for pie crust, as well as what looks like a super recipe for pie filling. I also love the link to the science behind pie crust. So, while we take a brief break from sewing, wouldn’t it be nice to sit with our friends and share a delicious homemade pie?


TDHH has been dropping frequent and increasingly less subtle hints lately that he would like a cherry pie.  his request is due in part to the fact that we’ve been re-watching ‘twin peaks’.  episode after episode, we are subjected to special agent dale cooper’s adoration and enjoyment of slice after slice of gorgeous cherry pie (yum to both the pie and special agent cooper).

so today i am straying (again) from my original pledge to share gift-able items, but i think i can get off on a technicality by stretching the definition a little bit to include home-made things that people like to receive.  and home-made pie is surely one of those things.  my IDS* feels there is no excuse for buying pie crust and pie filling, and i tend to agree, not because i’m a snob, but because i get so much pleasure out of baking a pie that…

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  1. stirandstitch
    Feb 24, 2012 @ 08:26:09

    thanks for re-posting!
    i looked at the university site you mentioned and wow, is there ever a lot of great information there – it’s a great resource!!


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