An apple pie kit Have you ever thought of making a pie kit and sending it in the mail? We tried it and it worked very well! We made an apple pie when the apples were still abundant and mailed it to our college kids a thousand miles away. Everything arrived in one piece as… Read more
Shepherd’s pie is a traditional dish from England made with lamb mince meat. But if you cannot get lamb, mince steak or turkey are good choices too. This dish is very easy to prepare – since it’s my daughter who always cooks it – lol! The ingredients are fairly simple. However, if you want a nice finish and professional touch, you would need… Read more
MMM… We made these with the apples that we picked because it was the perfect time of the year! Each mini pie that I made was about 4 inches in diameter and served 2 people. Choosing the right cooking apples is important for making pies. Cooking apples need to have the right tart-sweetness balance and… Read more
What’s interesting about this pastry is that it’s made with hot water and hence referred to as the hot water pastry.
Salmon cooked in shortcrust pastry with mushroom and cheese sauce. You can either use bought pastry or make it yourself…