No Bake Whiskey Smores Pie

This No Bake Whiskey Smores Pie is a slice of Summer Heaven! There are layers of dark chocolate whisky ganache, milk chocolate mousse and fluffy toasted marshmallow in the perfect graham cracker crust. Go ahead…help yourself to another slice.

This No Bake Whiskey Smores Pie is a slice of Summer Heaven! There are layers of dark chocolate whisky ganache, milk chocolate mousse and fluffy toasted marshmallow in the perfect graham cracker crust. Go ahead…help yourself to another slice. I should have called this pie “You’ve Got What I Need.” It is my everything right… 

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Savory Butternut Squash Carrot Tart

Carrots and butternut squash roasted with Harissa and Hungarian paprika covered in caramelized onions, then baked to custardy perfection in a whole-wheat tart shell. All topped with sage browned butter.

In this savory Butternut Squash Carrot Tart, carrots and butternut squash are roasted with Harissa and Hungarian paprika then covered in caramelized onions, and baked to custardy perfection in a whole-wheat tart shell. All topped with sage browned butter. A savory tart? After all the sinfully sweet fruit and nut pies that have been appearing from my kitchen… 

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Cranberry Orange Pear Pie

This Cranberry Orange Pear Pie has a sweet brown sugar orange pear filling and is studded with tart cranberries! With fresh orange juice, zest and Grand Marnier, the flavors are absolute heaven!

This Cranberry Orange Pear Pie has a sweet brown sugar pear filling and is studded with tart cranberries! With fresh orange juice, zest and Grand Marnier, the flavors are absolute heaven! Professional Kitchen Rule #34: No Emotions Allowed There is a firm check-your-emotions-at-the-door policy. But if that fails… Don’t cry into the chili lobster appetizer;… 

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All Butter Pie Crust Tutorial: 5 Methods {Videos}

All Butter Pie Crust Video Tutorials for 5 different methods! Get a perfect flakey crust every single time!

5 different methods for making a perfect flakey, all butter pie crust that won’t shrink! Plus a video tutorial for whichever method you choose! No matter where you are or what tools you have, I’ve got you covered! A perfectly flaky, all butter pie crust (that doesn’t shrink) is as elusive as the perfect pair of jeans. BCS… 

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Mile High Apple Pie

This recipe for Mile High Apple Pie is easy and insanely delicious! And the crust...flakey, sugary, buttery goodness!

You will love this easy Mile High Apple Pie! It combines a brown sugar lemon apple filling with a flakey, buttery, and generously sugared crust for the perfect apple pie! Top it with a scoop of homemade vanilla ice cream and you have Heaven on a plate!  Or at least it was a mile high… 

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Peanut Butter Reeses Ice Cream Pie in a Nutter Butter Crust {No Bake}

Peanut Butter Reeses Ice Cream Pie Nutter Butter Crust

We are celebrating the last vestiges of summer with this decadent, no-bake Peanut Butter Reeses Ice Cream pie in a Nutter Butter crust. This pie. It will be my diet’s downfall. I don’t really like the word “dieting” but all that ice cream recently has lingered a bit too long on my hips. My version of dieting… 

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Classic Pecan Pie and the Epic Piecrust Disaster

Classic Pecan Pie

My Dad’s favorite pie has always been Pecan Pie, and after tasting this classic recipe, I can understand why. It was just the right level of sweet, the filling tasted almost caramelized and set perfectly, the topping was crunchy and bursting with toasted pecan flavor. It was worth waiting until 10 PM to take our… 

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Salted Caramel Chocolate Pecan Pie

Salted Caramel Chocolate Pecan Pie

This Salted Caramel Chocolate Pecan Pie is rich and decadent! The addition of chocolate is phenomenal with the toasted pecans, and the salted caramel topping really sets it apart! Have you seen the cover of this month’s Southern Living? Drool worthy. As a transplant Southerner, I feel that it is my prerogative to make as… 

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Foolproof Vodka Piecrust: A Success Story!

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This easy piecrust really is foolproof! It gives you all the measurements that you need – no “add water until ready” instructions! The vodka makes it incredibly flakey and tender! You will not be disappointed! As you all know, if my last pie making attempt were a Shakespearian play, it would have been a Tragedy…. 

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Piecrust Disaster A la Mode!

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The only aspect of the baking world that I find more intimidating than bread is piecrust. Pies aren’t my favorite dessert but I feel a strange need to master this skill. Perfectionism at it’s worst. I was planning to make a beautiful apple pie from the original Joy of Cooking and I wanted to try… 

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