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Summer Pies

Who doesn't like a slice of fresh, homemade pie? The summer fruit harvest is underway with wave after wave of berries and stone fruits ripening to perfection. Eat these gems "out of hand" at the peak of freshness, or better yet, put them in a summer fruit pie.


IN THIS ISSUE, we equip you with all the tips and tricks required for making the best summer fruit pies you've ever had! From tender, tasty crusts to generous fruit fillings, making a homemade pie is easier than you think and more delicious than you might believe. Let's get started!

In This Issue
July Features
Seven Secrets to Great Crust
RECIPE: Lattice-Top Blueberry Pie
How to Make a Lattice Crust
RECIPE: Peach and Creme Fraiche Pie
Signature Crust Edges
Baking and Serving
RECIPE: Red Currant and Raspberry Pie
Sollutions for Pie Problems
Cookbook Review

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It Starts with the Crust
Mixing the Crust  
Managing the Crust
Moving the Crust
The Best Pie Secret

Lattice Top Blueberry PieBlueberry Pie  

How to Make A Lattice Crust

How to Make A Lattice CrustGrater

Pie Crimper
Pie Crimper
Dual wheels cut or crimp pie crusts in a decorative fashion. Great for pasta making, too.
Pastry Brush
OXO Pastry Brush
Finely bristled brush glides over delicate pastries. Odor resistant and safe to 600 F.
French Rolling Pin
French Rolling Pin
One of many excellent rolling pins available. Tapered ends allow good control during rolling.

Summer Pies

Peach Pie
Signature Crust Edges
Signature Crust Edges

Baking and Serving

Pie Server
Zyliss Pie Server
Sleek design with plenty of  durability elegantly serves up every flavor of pie.
Pie Shield

Mrs. Anderson's

Silicone Pie Shield

Silicone pie ring segments shield the edge from baking too quickly. Heat tolerant. 
Petite Pie Mold
Dough Press Set for Pielets  
Play with these petite, individual, foldover pie molds that shape and crimp hand pies easily.

Red Currant and Raspberry Pie

RECIPE: Red Currant and Raspberry Pie
Solutions for Pie ProblemsSolutions for Pie Problems
Pie Plate
Emile Henry Pie Plate
Known for quality and durability, this deep dish pie plate bakes and serves beautifully.
Pie Bird
Norpro Pie Bird
Vent double-crusted pies with this charming little bird designed to help steam escape.
Pie Gate
Progressive Pie Gate
Keep leftover pie fresh with this flexible tool that holds the filling in. Flexible edge adapts well.
Cookbook ReviewCookbook Review

Celebrate the peak of summer with a homemade fruit pie of your own. Go ahead, make it a la mode!

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Fredricksburg, TX 78624


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