Tag: pie dough

Triple Chocolate Chunk Pecan Pie

Triple Chocolate Chunk Pecan Pie

Yield: XXX servings Ingredients 1 9 inch baked pie shell 3 tablespoons unsalted butter — cut into 1″ pieces 3/4 cup packed dark brown sugar 1/2 teaspoon salt 2 large eggs 1/2 cup light corn syrup 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 cup pecans (4 ounces) — toasted, chopped 2 ounces semisweet chocolate — cut into […]

Pre-baked Pie Crust

Pie Dough for Pre-Baked Pie Shells

Yield: 1 pie shell Ingredients 1 1/4 cups (6 1/4 ounces/177 g) unbleached all-purpose flour, plus more for rolling out the dough 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 tablespoon (12 g) sugar 3 tablespoons (42 g) vegetable shortening, chilled 4 tablespoons (1/2 stick/57 g) cold unsalted butter, cut into 1/4-inch pieces 4-5 tablespoons ice water Instructions Pulse […]


This week in baking class we covered Pies and Strudel. A pie is usually made of a pastry crust that holds a filling. The filling can be made with many different ingredients, from sweet to savory, from fruit to meat, cheese or even fish. The filling is placed on top of a bottom crust. An […]