Family Recipe Vegan Apple Pie

I never give my mother enough credit for her signature recipes. She is absolutely the apple pie expert. I didn’t realize it though until I made my first ever apple pie 35 years ago. It was extremely difficult to get the dough just right, flexible yet flaky. So, this time when I made Mom’s apple

Quick and Easy Apple Crisp DF/V/GF

Those convenient tote bags of apples are easy to grab, pay and go. Unfortunately, more than once, when you get to the bottom of the bag, that’s when you find the apples that no one would ever buy if they were out on the produce bin. Since you will have to cut off all of

Vegan Fig and Apple Crumble Crust Pie

About 5 years ago, our fig trees were nearly frozen beyond hope and the upper tree trunks died. It took years of gentle coaxing, watering, tying, and trimming to make a come-back, but they were still to traumatized to produce figs. All of our effort seemed fruitless so to speak. It became evident that if

Apple, Pecan & Cranberry Crostata

This baked tart is very popular in Europe, it may actually be their alternative to our American Apple Pie.  There are so many variations, all of which are absolutely delicious, but the most popular may be the Apple Crostata. I preferred using the brown sugar and pecan combination so the pie has some crunch. You…… Continue reading Apple, Pecan & Cranberry Crostata