Gran’s Coconut Pie

Gran’s Coconut Pie

This Sunday I am making Pie and remembering a great childhood memory. My Grandpatents used to tale us to Lea Lunchroom - Gas Station turned into a lunch spot for Ham sandwiches and Pie. We Loved the Pie! 3 tablespoons butter ½ (14.1-oz.) package piecrusts, refrigerated ½ cup sugar ¼ cup cornstarch 2 cups half-and-half 4 egg yolk 1 cup sweetened flaked coconut 2 ½ teaspoons vanilla extract, divided [...]

St Patrick Day : KEY LIME PIE (No Bake)

St  Patrick Day : KEY LIME PIE (No Bake)

Ingredients : 1 ½ cup graham cracker crumbs 3 Tablespoon sugar 6 Tablespoon butter melted Filling 8 ounces cream cheese softened 1 cup whipped cream 1 can sweetened condensed milk ½ cup key lime juice Zest from 2 limes Topping1 cup heavy whipping cream 3 Tablespoon powdered sugar Lime zest optional Mix together the graham crumbs, butter and sugar. Press into a 9 inch pie pan and use the bottom of a flat glass or [...]

11/30 National Mousse Day

11/30 National Mousse Day

Today is the last day of November ! I am celebrating the day with this recipe for an easy Chocolate Mousse Pie. A sweet way to end the month.... Lisa 2 Tbsp (28g) salted butter, diced into 4 pieces 1 cup (6 oz) semi-sweet chocolate chips* 1/2 cup (3 oz) bittersweet chocolate chips (or another 1/2 cup semi-sweet if you don't want it [...]

GG Kitchen : Strawberry Pie

GG Kitchen : Strawberry Pie

Hello May! And Welcome to my kitchen. Today's recipe is a copycat to a famous recipe from a local favorite cafeteria. Piccadilly Cafeteria was a staple of our family and one of my favorite things was there Strawberry Pie . Here's Gran version made with some fresh picked Louisiana Strawberries: Piccadilly Pie INGREDIENTS 2 pts. [...]

Happy Birthday GG

Happy Birthday GG

Welcome to Sunday baking. And today would have been my Grandmother birthday. And to her Great Grandchildren she was GG, But around town she was refereed too as The Pie Lady. So this Sunday its all about Pie..... Lemon Meringue Pie Pie Crust 1 ½ cups all-purpose flour¼ teaspoon kosher salt14 tablespoons unsalted butter, ¼-inch cubes, chilled½ ice-cold water, chilled Lemon Filling 1 cup granulated sugar, divided¼ cup cornstarch2 cups water, plus [...]

Grandma Chocolate Meringue pie

Today on my Holiday Food Blog : it's all about Southern Pie : My Grandmother was the Pie lady in town and my Mother tried. Since yesterday was Pie day I am celebrating with : My Grandmother's famous Chocolate Pie is below ! 10 to 12 (3-inch) frozen unbaked pastry tart shells or 1 (9-inch) [...]