with Greg Patent, Award Winning Cookbook Author

Month: November 2017

Making Sense of Pie Pan Sizes

Making Sense of Pie Pan Sizes

What you see in the photo is all the 9 pie plates I own, accumulated over decades of baking. They range in size from 8 inches to 10 inches in diameter–that’s the measurement across the opening at the top of the pie plate.

Chocolate Pecan Pie for Thanksgiving (or Anytime!)

Chocolate Pecan Pie for Thanksgiving (or Anytime!)

Prebaking a pastry shell is insurance against a soggy crust in the finished pie. Just follow the recipe and you’ll get a great result.