Sour Cream Apple Pie

Everyone will ask you for a second slice! 1/2 cup Meadow Cold Viva Sour Cream or Longmont Dairy Whipped Cream 4 to 6 tart apples Prepared pastry for crust and top 3/4 cup sugar 1/4 teaspoon cinnamon 1/4 teaspoon salt Core, pare, and slice the apples. Line a deep pie pan with pastry. Spread a […]

Pumpkin Fluff Pie

18-inch Frozen Pastry Shells 3 large egg yolks (reserve 2 egg whites) 1 cup sugar 1 cup solid pack pumpkin 1/2 cup butter, melted 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg pinch of salt 1 teaspoon pure lemon extract 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract 3/4 cup whole milk, scalding hot 3/4 cup heavy cream, […]

Pumpkin Eggnog Pie

1 – 9” unbaked pie shell 1 can of pumpkin (16 oz.) 1 1/2 cups Longmont Dairy Farm Eggnog 2 eggs 1/2 cup sugar 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon ginger 1/4 teaspoon cloves 1 teaspoon vanilla extract Sweetened & whipped LDF cream Preheat oven to 425°. In a large mixing bowl, combine […]

No-Fail, Unbaked Pie Crust

1/3 cup Crisco ice water 1/2 tsp salt 1 cup flour Cut the shortening into the flour and salt until the mixture is completely blended together. Add enough ice water so that the crust will stick together. (The amount of water will vary depending on the humidity of the day.) Gather into a ball and […]

French Chocolate Mousse Pie

Silken textured cream pies, flavored with spirits and ruffled with whipped cream are definitely not everyday desserts. For special menus, however, extravagant endings are most appropriate. Here is the first of two pies (Rum Cream Pie will be the next installment) that are sure to rate rave reviews. Both should be made ahead and chilled […]

French Cherry Pie

1 cup cold milk 1 cup (8 oz.) sour cream 1/4 teaspoon almond extract 1 package vanilla instant pudding 1 baked 9“ pie shell, cooled 1 can (21 oz.) cherry pie filling Combine milk, sour cream, and almond extract in bowl. Add pudding mix. Slowly beat with rotary beater, or at low speed of electric […]

Creamy Custard Pie

A specialty from Fae Burgess’ kitchen. Active in the Longmont community for over 50 years, it is estimated* that during that time, Fae has baked nearly 22,387 pies. *(Note – Estimate is biased. The editor is her daughter-in-law.) 2 cups Longmont Dairy Milk 3 eggs 1/3 cup sugar Nutmeg to taste 1 unbaked Pie Crust […]

Cranberry Eggnog Pie

Crust: 1 1/3 cups chocolate wafer crumbs 2 Tbsp. sugar 1/4 cup butter, melted Filling: 1 envelope unflavored gelatin 1/4 cup water 1/3 cup sugar 2 tablespoons cornstarch 1/4 teaspoon salt 2 cups Longmont Dairy Eggnog 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1/2 teaspoon rum extract 1 cup whipping cream, whipped Topping: 1 cup whole berry cranberry […]

Black Bottom Pumpkin Cream Pie

Crust: Make your favorite crust or use a prepared 9-inch deep dish pie crust. Chocolate Layer: 1 cup Longmont Dairy Farm Milk 4 ounces cream cheese, softened 1 package (3.9 oz) chocolate instant pudding Pumpkin Layer: 2/3 cup Longmont Dairy Farm Milk 4 ounces cream cheese, softened 1 package (3.4 oz) vanilla instant pudding 1/3 […]