Fresh Strawberry Pie

Written by Chacha on Jul 21st, 2012 in Cream, Desserts, Pies, Recipe, Strawberry | No Comments

Servings: 8 Ingredients Crust: 1-1/4 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon salt 3 tablespoons cold butter 1/3 cup vegetable shortening 3 tablespoons ice-cold water Filling: 1/3 cup sugar 2 tablespoons cornstarch 1 1/2 cup cold water 1 small package strawberry gelatin 1tablespoon freshly squeezed lemon juice 3 pounds fresh strawberries Freshly whipped cream, for garnish Directions Preheat oven to 400 degrees […]

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Strawberry-Blueberry-Banana Nut Bread

Written by Chacha on Jul 6th, 2012 in Baking, Banana, Blueberry, Breads, Breakfast - Brunch, Nuts, Recipe, Strawberry | No Comments

Ingredients 1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, softened 1 cup sugar 1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour, plus 2 teaspoons more Pinch ground cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg 1 teaspoon salt 2 overripe bananas 2 large eggs, at room temperature 3 tablespoons of buttermilk 1 lemon, zested 1 cup strawberries, sliced 1/2 pint […]

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Strawberry Bread with Coconut

Written by Chacha on Jul 6th, 2012 in Baking, Breads, Breakfast - Brunch, Coconut, Nuts, Recipe, Strawberry | No Comments

Ingredients 1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour 1 tsp. baking powder 1/2 tsp. baking soda 1/2 tsp. salt 1/2 cup butter, softened 3/4 cup sugar 2 large eggs, at room temperature 1 tablespoons of water 1 tsp. pure vanilla extract 1 1/2 cups sliced strawberries 3/4 cup shredded, sweetened coconut 1 cup walnuts or pecans, broken into big chunks 1 tbsp. finely […]

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