Category Archives: Savory and Sweet

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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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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Chicken, Date, Carrot, and Apple Turnovers

CHICKEN, DATE, CARROT, AND APPLE TURNOVERSThe end of the fall growing season, and the farmers are ridding their late crops of colorful carrots of yellow and purples and white and orange. I could not just make a carrot pie, that … Continue reading

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Savory White Bean and Collard Greens Pie

SAVORY WHITE BEAN AND COLLARD GREENS PIE A Vegan Pie, who knew that I would make a savory and healthy pie without butter and eggs! It’s against my principles, it’s against my cravings for sweet pies with loads of sugar … Continue reading

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Round up your Garden Tomatoes and Squash and put them in a Pie!!

Tomato Summer Squash Ricotta Pie So MANY tOMATOES!!! They are all coming off the vine at once! Some already fell on the ground and they were bruised and battered and beaten up a bit but still usable for a lot … Continue reading

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Chicken Empanadas

CHICKEN EMPANADAS Usually fried and served hot in spanish-speaking countries these baked ( turnover/pie) empanadas can be served hot or at room temperature. The empanadas can be frozen unbaked for one month. Cream Cheese Pastry 2- 1/4 cups of flour … Continue reading

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Onion Stuffed Currant Bread

ONION STUFFED CURRANT BREAD Believe it or not onions and raisins or currants go together nicely, the ultimate savory and sweet, the zest and aroma of onions and the sweetness of dried grapes. This mouth-watering yeast bread that’s stuffed with … Continue reading

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Mushroom and Brussels Sprouts Quiche

MUSHROOM AND BRUSSELS  SPROUTS QUICHE 1-(9-10 ) inch   pie crust (not cooked) 6 whole eggs 2 egg yolks 1 pint heavy or light  cream 2 tablespoons butter 2 cloves of garlic diced fine 8 oz of brussels  sprouts (quartered) … Continue reading

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Mom’s French Canuck Pie

This is a handed down recipe that my Mom used to make for the family, growing up. It comes from my French Canada heritage , known as a meat pie, stuffed with pork sausage, ground beef, potatoes, and spices. It … Continue reading

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Chocolate Chocolate Chip Nutella Scones

Yummy are these scones! They are so good that I ate 2 in just 10 minutes. I know I am a pig when it comes to sweets! But they smelled so good when they came out of the oven that I … Continue reading

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