A Year of Pies: A Seasonal Tour of Home Baked Pies

A Year of Pies: A Seasonal Tour of Home Baked Pies

What's better than pie? How about recipes for 60 delicious pies and tarts from cooking maven Ashley English and top food bloggers like Beatrice Peltre, Aran Goyoaga, and Jessie Oleson? These beautifully photographed seasonal recipes include such delights as a Chocolate & Orange Marmalade Tart in winter, a Strawberry & Rhubarb Ginger Hand Pie in spring, a classic Lattice Top Triple Berry Pie in summer, and Rosemary Bourbon Sweet Potato Pie in autumn. A Basics section offers six piecrust recipes, troubleshooting tips, and advice on selecting seasonal ingredients. Named one of Booklist's Top Ten Food Books of 2012!

Title:A Year of Pies: A Seasonal Tour of Home Baked Pies
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9781454702863
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    A Year of Pies: A Seasonal Tour of Home Baked Pies Reviews

  • Sarah Jean

    There are several typos in this book as well as pictures that don't match up with the recipe as written, which makes me wary of the recipes. But the recipes themselves are intriguing, and there are ab...

  • Qianna

    Who doesn't love pies? There are a few recipes that I found very interesting. The combination of winter greens & cornbread? Makes a great quiche!!! Or perhaps if you are a beet & apple lover there is ...

  • Janine Ro

    I love this pie book! I tried the key lime pie recipe first, which was a huge hit for 2 occasions and easy to do. Most recently, I made the mushroom galette, which is seriously delicious. I read the w...

  • SK

    I love Ashley English's work and this book is great-- some of my favorite recipes so far are the Brown Sugar Buttermilk Pie and the Cranberry Mince tart. I took off one star because I had issues with ...

  • Elaine

    Title: A Year of PiesAuthor: Ashley EnglishGenre: Nonfiction, Cookbook, Seasonal, PiesPlot: I discovered this delicious book at a local library this past summer and checked it out again to prepare for...

  • Michelle

    This book is lovely, and full of scrumptious looking pies. Many look very involved, but some look worth it! My minor annoyances---LOTS of them contain alcohol or coffee (why? they are PIES, not lattes...

  • Shannon

    This is a great cookbook, one I will be ordering soon. A fun, unique blend of how-to for the novice--building basic pie skills, dealing with crustphobia--and some more advanced techniques and flavors....

  • Aja Marsh

    some fun ideas in here, and generally nice pie photos. but there were just too many non-pie photos-- photos of the ingredients in said pie. once or twice if it's interesting that's ok, but i don't car...

  • Sara

    I was pretty head over heels when a coworker brought in her new copy of A Year of Pies, and went ahead and picked one up for myself. The images are gorgeous and the recipe collection has a nice balanc...

  • Catherine

    A diverse assortment of sweet and savory pie recipes, arranged seasonally (although I will have to inform my garden that leeks and carrots are considered spring vegetables). Great photography; clear a...