Pear and Hazelnut Pie 2

Why use Margarine?

Why does the recipe say Margarine?

The crust is made with 3/4 cup Whole Wheat and 1 cup White flour, mixed together with 1/2 cup Butter, rubbed into crumbs, then 3 Tablespoons of cold water sprinkled on and mixed into pastry…

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Home Made Jam

Home Made Jam

The crust is pre-cooked for 20 minutes and then 3 Tablespoons of raspberry jam is spread on top…

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Peel and Core the Pears

Peel and Core the Pears

A filling is made with 1/2 cup self-raising flour 1/2 cup sugar, the 1 cup ground Hazelnuts, a dash of vanilla, and two eggs…this is spread on top of the jam.  Home cooked pears in light syrup arranged on top of the filling, and chopped hazelnuts to decorate…pop into a 350 oven for 1/2 an hour or until browned, and then:

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Celebratory Dinner

Celebratory Dinner

The Human-sized Pie is glorious…

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A Perfect Hitty Tart

A Perfect Hitty Tart

and the Hitty-sized one is perfect!

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14 thoughts on “Pear and Hazelnut Pie 2

    • I found the smallest tiny tart tins in a thrift shop one day, how could I not start baking for the Hittys! It doesn’t always work out, but I try! I think people have different ways of expressing creativity, and little tarts (and big ones) are one of the ways that works for me. Besides, Gracia was willing to help, and the Hittys were Hungry!

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