Holiday Raisin Pie (Wilderness Fruit Can)

There used to be several fruit pie filling companies that canned their wares and sold them at grocery stores nationwide in the US. Comstock, Lucky Leaf and Wilderness were three. Both Comstock and Wilderness are now owned by Duncan Hines. It’s a little difficult to find information on this because so many search results give … Continue reading

Golden Peach Pie

Summer fruit pies are some of our favorites. I made a peach pie a couple weeks ago and it was divine. This particular recipe card leaves out a lot of information, so see my notes after the recipe. Golden Peach Pie 3/4 c sugar or 2/4 white sugar and 1/4 brown sugar 2 or 3 … Continue reading

Eggnog Chiffon Pie

Maybe I’m a little early posting this since it’s only September, but I like to start thinking about my holiday menus a bit early. Sometimes thinking about all the good food and drink we will be enjoying in a couple months helps with the doldrums of the summer-to-fall transition. Note that this is almost a … Continue reading

Crumb Topping for Fruit Pies

Ever have one of those delicious apple crumb pies with a crumb topping that seems to just melt in your mouth? Well, if you ever wondered how to replicate that, here it is! Crumb Topping for Fruit Pies Cream together 1/3 cup sugar (half white, half brown), 1/3 cup margarine or butter. Cut in 2/3 … Continue reading

Coconut Custard Pie

Due to an error in judgement as a teen, I can no longer enjoy coconut. My friends and I were going to represent the Philippines in an international fair for Girl Scouts, and we made these coconut haystack cookie things. Well, being kids, we ate a lot of the mix before it was baked, and … Continue reading