Nuts Pie Recipes

Deb’s Chocolate Pecan Slab Pie

It’s not that I don’t like a traditional Southern Pecan Pie.  I’m pretty sure the distinction is that I’ve just never had the right Southern Pecan Pie.   It’s always a problem of proportions.  It’s a problem of what I can…

Read more
Fruit Holiday Pie Recipes

Simple Jam Hand Pies

I grew up in a family of tremendous home bakers, but I’ll tell you what-  there’s nothing you could tell 8 year old Joy to sway her from the indisputable fact that the best pies came dangerously hot, in a…

Read more
Breakfast Pie Recipes Savory

Summer Tomato Pie

There’s a spectrum to Tomato Pies.  There are the Tomato Pies that think themselves Apple Pies:  double crusted, savory but spiced, and very very wet….   There are the Tomato Pies that should really be called Cheese Pie and the…

Read more
Fruit Pie Recipes

Internet Speak Strawberry Pies

There’s a thing that happens on the Internet and it happens quickly.  Things change.  The way we communicate morphs from snappy phrases, to simple words, to straight-up clever acronyms.  We’re so busy and hip these days, we hardly have the…

Read more
Fruit Pie Recipes

Bourbon Pear Crumble Pie

The apples on my kitchen counter are looking at me in utter confusion.  They don’t understand how I could make a beautiful pie crust, make a sweet, pecan-studded crumble, bring out the bourbon, and reach for the pears instead of…

Read more