Pineapple and Coconut Mini Pie Recipe

Pineapple and Coconut Mini Pie Recipe
Print Pineapple and Coconut Mini Pie Recipe Author: Editor   Here is the cure for the tropic blues. This mini pie will bring a little of sunshine into your life. Makes approximately 4 mini pies. Ingredients Filling 1 can pineapple chunks (with juice) 2/3 cup reserved pineapple juice 4 tablespoons toasted shredded coconut 2 tablespoons maple syrup 1 tablespoon tapioca flour 1 tablespoon water 1 tablespoon finely chopped crystallized ginger 1 [...]

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Plum and Ginger Mini Pie Recipe

Plum and Ginger Mini Pie Recipe
Print Plum and Ginger Mini Pie Recipe Author: Editor   Looking forward to trying something different for once. Make these delightfully pies with fresh plums you and see if you are special. Makes approximately 4 mini pies Ingredients Filling 1 1/2 cups fresh plums (dark red preferred) 3 tablespoons granulated sugar 2 tablespoons fresh lime 1 tablespoon tapioca flour 1 tablespoon finely chopped crystallized ginger 1/8 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/8 teaspoon [...]

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Pecan Mini Pie Recipe

Pecan Mini Pie Recipe
Print Pecan Mini Pie Recipe Author: Editor   You’ll go nuts over this mini pie. Use pecans, walnuts or any other roasted nut that is tender. Makes approximately 6 mini pies. Ingredients Filling 1 1/2 cups chopped pecans (or other tender nut) 1/2 cup brown sugar 1/4 cup dark or light corn syrup or pure maple 2 medium eggs 2 tablespoons unsalted butter (melted) 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/4 cup [...]

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Quick Holiday Fruit Mini Pie Recipe

 Quick Holiday Fruit Mini Pie Recipe
Print Quick Holiday Fruit Mini Pie Recipe Author: Editor   Here is a switch over those holiday fruit cakes. Surprise them with fruitful mini pies. Makes approximately four mini pies. Ingredients Filling 1 1/2 cups dry mixed fruit 1/2 cup orange juice 1/4 cup brown sugar 2 tablespoons unsalted butter 1 tablespoon brandy 4 teaspoons of apple juice or water 1 teaspoon pumpkin spice 4 teaspoons cornstarch 1 tablespoon powdered sugar [...]

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Pear and Lime Mini Pie Recipe

 Pear and Lime Mini Pie Recipe
Print Pear and Lime Mini Pie Recipe Author: Editor   Here is a delightful pie with a switch. Pear and lime make a nice citrus dessert. Makes approximately four mini pies. Ingredients Filling 3 medium pears (Bartlett or de-Anjous) 3 tablespoons granulated sugar 2 tablespoons fresh lime 1 tablespoon tapioca flour 1 tablespoon water 1 teaspoon lime zest 1 teaspoon unsalted butter 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/8 teaspoon salt Crust [...]

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Berry Pie – Your Choice

 Berrie Pie – Your Choice
Print Berry Pie – Your Choice Author: Editor   Here is a simple, no problem, berry pie that can be made quite easily. Fresh berries in season work well in the recipe. Makes approximately 4 mini pies. Ingredients Filling 2 cups fresh berries (or thawed frozen) 1/4 cup granulated sugar 1/2 teaspoon lemon zest 1 teaspoons fresh lemon juice 1 tablespoon tapioca flour or cornstarch 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/8 teaspoon salt [...]

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Razzle Dazzle Very Berry Pie

Razzle Dazzle Very Berry Pie
Print Razzle Dazzle Very Berry Pie Author: Editor Recipe type: Dessert Cuisine: American   If you want a mixed berry pie, then this one is for you. This is a simple, no problem delicious berry pie that can be made from frozen berries. Fresh berries work too if they are in season. Makes approximately 8 mini pies. Ingredients Filling 2 cups blackberries (fresh or thawed frozen) 1 cup raspberries (fresh or [...]

Convert Pie Recipe to Mini Pie

Ok here’s the conversion breakdown:

Crust – How much will I need?
Filling – How much filling do I used? What is the preparation?
Baking time – How long should I bake my mini pie?

For your information on mini pies
Mini pies use more crust and less filling; it’s just a matter of the fact. Furthermore, mini pies bake a quarter of the time of a full 9″ pie.
The conversion is interchangeable for common mini pies
Instead of trying to cover every possible conversion out there for each mini [...]

Pie Maker Pastry Cutter – How to use it for the pie crust.

How to use the pastry cutter
Lightly flour the work surfaces the dough would be rolled on. Roll out the dough and dust the surface of the dough with more flour over a flat surface. You will cut out four pie tops using the smaller end and for pie bottoms (bases) using the larger end of the pastry cutter.

The pie cutter is more comfortable to use if you nest the Pastry Press (tamper) inside the Pastry Cutter and push down with the palm of your hand.

Start by gently placing [...]

Breville Pie Maker Review

Breville Pie Maker Review
Our first review can only be that of the world’s most popular mini pie maker; the Breville.  Sturdy and solid, this mini pie maker is the king of it’s class.

It’s the mini pie maker so many people start off with, and there’s good reason why.  But is it really worth being referred to as the best on the market?

We purchased one mini pie maker and gave it a whirl, and here are the results:

The Breville Mini Pie Maker is one of the top pie makers, [...]