Pie

Apple and Cheese Galette with Cumin Seeds

Apple and Cheese Galette with Cumin Seeds

Cumin and cheese is a great combination, there is even a gouda that comes with toasted cumin seeds in it, one of my favorites. Cheese and apples go great together too, they pair nicely in a pie, so why not let all three of them […]

Fresh Strawberry Pie

Fresh Strawberry Pie

Sun warmed strawberries right out of the garden are the best thing you can put in your mouth all summer, but when there is no garden large enough you sometimes have to turn to the produce aisle. These strawberries tend to need a little help, […]

Red Wine Blueberry Pie

Red Wine Blueberry Pie

I find most berry pies a little too sweet, they lack robust flavor, only hitting on one note and end up tasting like eating a scoop of jam in a pastry shell. This pie on the other hand has all the robustness of a bottle […]

Swedish Apple Pie

Swedish Apple Pie

The group of friends I made on Bounty will always be with me even if we are miles apart, we bonded over a shared love of the ship. Every few years a group of us gets together for some event, recently it’s been weddings, but […]

Slab Ricotta Crostata with Jam

Slab Ricotta Crostata with Jam

52 weeks of baking – Italy When feeding a crowd making regular sized pies or anything individual takes time, I prefer to make large trays of things to save time. This is where slab pies come in handy, a larger, thinner pie made in a […]

Pineapple Meringue Pie

Pineapple Meringue Pie

52 weeks of baking – Fresh Fruit Inspiration for this recipe came from the fact that I had a pineapple that needed using and I seem to have endless amounts of egg whites on hand from making ice cream. I tried looking for a pineapple […]

Apple and Custard Tartlets

Apple and Custard Tartlets

Almost every Friday night on Zodiac we have a salmon dinner sail with 49 passengers and 10 crew, it’s a lot of people. I refuse to make the same salmon dinner every time, I’m sick of salmon, so are the long term crew. To keep […]