Pies

What makes a pumpkin pie develop a crack down the middle while cooling when it looked great coming out of the oven?

the temperature drops causing a drying effect which cracks the top . try a spray bottle of water to use . spray a fine mist of water on the top after you get it out of the over and spray it again after five minutes and again after ten minutes. don't spray too much , if you spray it till the water...

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How long does pumpkin pie last past the sell by date?

Since Pumpkin Pie is a custard-based product, it should be kept refrigerated. Do not leave it out at room temperature for any more than 2 hours, but less time is even better.

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How do you make pumpkin pie from scratch?

The recipe is on the side of the can, and it turns out real well. I wouldn't recommend using a fresh pumpkin. Pumpkins are hard to cut up, and very stringy. The pumpkin you buy in a can isn't even pumpkin (so I've heard), but a squash. Actually, making fresh pumpkin pie is easy and delicious. Tak...

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Who declared National Pie Day as a holiday?

The American Pie Council, of course! Now let's all go and have another piece of pie while we see the related link below, please..

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Can you refrigerate a pumpkin pie?

Not only is it possible to refrigerate a pumpkin pie, it is recommended to extend it's shelf life. Bacteria and mold will grow rapidly if left at room temperature.

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What was the biggest pumpkin pie ever made?

The world's largest pumpkin pie was made in New Bremen, Ohio on September 25, 2010, for the New Bremen Pumpkinfest. The pie was 20 feet in diameter and weighed 3699 pounds (1678 kg) The previous record pie by New Bremen (in 2005) weighed 2020 pounds, which is only 11 pounds more than the record s...

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When is pie day?

The 15th March...tomorrow in fact!!!

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Where does pumpkin pie come from?

The pumpkin is native to North America, and some of the first pies were made from those grown by the Native Americans near the Virginia colonies. (see related link)

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How do you cook pumpkin pie in a Nu wave oven?

how do you cook a pumpkin pie in a nuwave oven

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How did the Colonists cook pumpkin pie?

It is likely that they baked them in the brick ovens they had. They had small fires in them and they could make them as warm or hot as they wanted by using metal to put over the fire.

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How do you make homemade pumpkin pies made out of real pumpkins?

Cut the pumpkin open and scoop out all the seeds. Cut the pumpkin into quarters and place on a cookie sheet. Bake at 350 degrees F until the pumpkin is very soft. Remove from the oven and slice the pumpkin from the shell with a knife or spoon. Then you are ready to make your pie. Pumpkin Pie ...

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What ingredients are in a pumpkin pie?

One recipe I found had the following ingredients. 2 cups pumpkin puree 1 cup heavy cream 1/2 cup milk 4 eggs 3/4 to 1 cup granulated sugar, according to taste 1 1/2 teaspoons ground ginger 1/4 teaspoon ground coriander seed 1/2 cup finely chopped crystallized ginger This does not include the crus...

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What could have caused a pumpkin pie to turn green when it was baked?

Perhaps cooking it in a copper pie pan. Odd chemical reactions can be caused by additives in milk, baking powder, and cleaning products, as well as the metal in pans or baking dishes. Leavening. If you used a lot of baking powder (sodium bicarbonate/sodium aluminum phosphate) in your crust, the ...

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How heavy was the heaviest pie ever made?

The largest pie, confirmed by the Guinness Book of World Records, was a pumpkin pie made in Ohio in 2010. It weighed 3,699 lb.

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