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About piesandeyes

I am a Chef, a Baker, a foodie, I love pots and pans, bakeries, and especially pies! I love the smells of something baking in the oven and I could live just standing next to a stove.

Apricot and Apple Pie and A Long Winters’ Nap

APRICOT AND APPLE PIE AND A LONG WINTERS’ NAP Excuse me why I close my eyes and imagine that winter is gone and the strong sun of the summer and sweet smell of the spring rifles in the air! My … Continue reading

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Blackberry and Figgy Nut Pie

BLACKBERRY AND FIGGY  NUT PIE Ya, that’s right, FIGGY, it just means that it contains figs! The sweetness of the fig is combined with honey and brown sugar and then merges with the crunch of ground walnuts and placed on … Continue reading

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Amaranth, Chick Pea, Black Bean, and Spinach Pie

AMARANTH, CHICK PEA, BLACK BEAN, and SPINACH PIE Yes, it is a Vegan pie, except for the crust of course, and the cheese, which you can omit,what can I say I like butter in my crust, butter is what makes … Continue reading

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Chocolate Riches Pie

CHOCOLATE RICHES PIE You have found the pot of gold, which in this case is chocolate! A pie, that is, a pie that is filled with dark, milk chocolate and semi-sweet chocolate chips, some special dark  cocoa, a wee bit … Continue reading

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Maple Apple Crisp Pie

                                     MAPLE APPLE CRISP PIEAn apple a day keeps the doctor away! and anyway you can eat them surely gives you the vitality and energy … Continue reading

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Lemon Tapioca Pie and ” This Is The Year To Make Things Happen”

” Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed in the things that you didn’t do than the ones you did do, So , throw off the bow lines , sail away from the safe harbour, catch the trade … Continue reading

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Beef Stew Face Pie

MERRY CHRISTMAS AND A HAPPY NEW YEARBEEF STEW FACE PIE The holidays are filled with all kinds of happy, sad, stressful, joyous, frantic,crazy,emotional ,disappointing, and smiling faces. It seems like your emotions go up and down this time of year, … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Spice Latte Pie

PUMPKIN SPICE LATTE PIE The new rage at the coffee shop is the Pumpkin Spice Latte! People are buying them like they are going out of style! The biggest chain, “Starbucks” even ran out of the syrup and the pumpkin … Continue reading

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Cranberry and Cherry Pie

CRANBERRY AND CHERRY PIE It is not too often I use canned pie filling, I like to make everything from scratch, but I had bought some cherry pie filling that I was going to use for a topping for a … Continue reading

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Chicken and Mushroom Pie

CHICKEN AND MUSHROOM PIE French steps and french techniques are all incorporated in this Chicken and Mushroom Pie, from the making of a roux, and the sauce called a chicken veloute or a supreme sauce, and the addition of french white wine,  fresh … Continue reading

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