News I just made my first pie from scratch!

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  1. Barton Fink

    Barton Fink Well-Known Member

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    Pecan, motherfuckers!

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    i prefer hair pie..
     
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    Very nice
     
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    your crust is gay, it doesnt have those little wavey shapes
     
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    Looks good, I love pecan pie. :uwub:
     
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    Nice job! Looks good! It's a lot of work to make a pie from scratch.
     
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    Take that slurpza!
     
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    i know. that is next pie.

    that shit is flaky as fuck though!
     
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    i tried to make my own pie once...it looked more like a cobler...tasted good though...nice work!
     
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    Congrats, looks beautiful - I can make bread/pizza dough w/ my eyes closed but I just cannot make pie dough, always falls apart when I try to put it in the pie plate. What recipe did u use?
     
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    Looks great!


    . . . how are you pronouncing pecan? I said it wrong to a friend from the south.
    He said "A pee can? A pee can is something you put under your bed in the south."
     
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    Thanks!

    I used this one:

    http://www.chowhound.com/recipes/basic-pie-dough-10746

    I used a food processor to chop in the butter/shortening and i froze the butter/shortening first (recipe calls for all butter, i did half butter half shortening) And i made sure my water was ice cold.

    I also make bread/pizza dough all the time. I recently switched to Type 00 italian flour for my pizza dough and it has changed my life! Unbelievable.

    If you are making pizza dough, this si what yo uneed:

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    i do say it like that! pee-can. Definitely not pih-KAHN
     
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    Looks good to me, but I just eat pie.

    Let me get the opinion of my food scientist. @Neesie what say you?
     
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    I ain't a scientist, but I play one on TV. :D

    It looks really good - pie crust is hard to make. Only thing i would do is pinch/crimp the edge of the crust, but that's just a cosmetic thing. I'm sure it's delicious!
     
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    I agree.

    It was a conscious decision to not go for the nice cures on the crust as I wasn't sure how to do it and i wanted to get it in the oven before my daughter went to bed.

    those are her dirty hands in the first pic "presenting" the unbaked pie
     
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    throw some bourbon into that sucker next time
     
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  20. Barton Fink

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    i saw that recipe, but decided to go classic my first time.