Category: Pumpkin Pies

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Throwback Thursday: Our Search for the Perfect Pumpkin Pie, The Finals

Happy Thanksgiving everyone! We’ve finally made it to the final showdown for the best pumpkin pie. We have tried 18 different recipes over the last 9 weeks and we have narrowed it down to 2: Butternut Pumpkin & Spice Cheesecake from Golden and Butternut Pumpkin Pie from Bravetart Notice anything different about that Bravetart pie?! […]

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Throwback Thursday: Our Search for the Perfect Pumpkin Pie, Semi-Finals, Part 2

Today we see who goes up against Bravetart in the Finals as to which is the best pumpkin pie! Contestant 1: Pumpkin Pecan Pie from The Baking Bible This is such a good pie. There are so many little details that make it special. The pecan filling, the cream cheese in the crust, the pumpkin […]

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Throwback Thursday: Our Search for the Perfect Pumpkin Pie, Semi-Finals, Part 1

Well that was dreadfully close!  We blind taste tested three pies for the first round of the Semi-Finals and we were deadlocked 2-2. But when we took the blindfolds off and tried them we agreed that there was a clear winner that moves into the finals. (Unfortunately we totally forgot to take whole pie photographs […]

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Throwback Thursday: Our Search for the Perfect Pumpkin Pie, Round 6

The final round of pumpkin pies before the Semi Finals and this week the pies all feature nuts in one way or another. Let’s get right into it… Pie 1: This Momofuku Milk Bar‘s Blondie Pie with Pumpkin Ganache. Food52 Baking Club covered this book in October 2017 and surprisingly, this is the first recipe […]

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Throwback Thursday: Our Search for the Perfect Pumpkin Pie, Round 5

Since our new oven was installed yesterday, I didn’t have time to do the elaborate pie round that was meant to happen this week and instead went for the “other” category that I was planning to do next week. This includes a sugar free recipe, a gluten free recipe and a cookie recipe. Contestant 1: […]

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Throwback Thursday: Our Search for the Perfect Pumpkin Pie, Round 3

And now for Round 3 of the Pumpkin Pie competition – this the final round of the traditional looking pumpkin pies and are all from books that came out last year. Pie 1: This is the Five-Spice Pumpkin Pie from The Fearless Baker which Food52 Baking Club covered in March this year. I was a […]

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Throwback Thursday: Our Search for The Perfect Pumpkin Pie, Round 2

Three more pies battled it out this week to see who will enter the Semi Finals of the best Pumpkin Pie competition. Aaron was on pastry duty this week as I’ve been busy working on an assignment, and when he went back to work the next day I made the fillings and baked the pies. […]