Thursday, July 31, 2014

"Old Fashioned" Peach Blackberry Pie for The Joy of Cooking

"Old Fashioned" Peach Blackberry Pie for the Joy of Cooking

The Joy of Cooking was one of the first cookbooks I learned to bake from growing up, so I was thrilled and rather honored when Megan Scott, 4th generation writer and baker in the Joy family, asked me to write a guest post for The Joy of Cooking blog.

Finding myself in Kentucky for the month of July, living in a house surrounded by blackberry bushes, I worked up this "Old Fashioned" (as in bourbon & bitters) Peach Blackberry Pie. To accompany the recipe, I wrote a little about the connection between pie and place, and the ways we ground ourselves in new environments.

You can find it all on The Joy blog here, and stay tuned next week, when Megan will share a guest post and recipe with Nothing in the House.

"Old Fashioned" Peach Blackberry Pie slice

Related recipes:
Peach-Blackberry Cobbler
Peach-Pecan Pie
Peach Pie with a Sweet Basil Glaze


Molly Donnermeyer said...

Being a Kentucky babe myself I'm really looking forward to trying this out! Went on a blacberry hunt last weekend, this recipe will put them to good use.

emily said...

Awesome, Molly! Let me know how it goes.

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