"The most remarkable thing about my mother is that for thirty years she served the family nothing but leftovers. The original meal has never been found."--Calvin Trillin

Summer's Best Raspberry Pie Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:
 

 

This recipe for Summer's Best Raspberry Pie, by , is from The Vold Family Cookbook Project, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Minneapolis Star and Tribune
Added: Thursday, March 6, 2008

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
Crust:
1 1/2 c. finely crushed vanilla wafers
1/4 c. melted butter
Filling:
2 c. milk (not skim)
1 tbsp. unflavored gelatin
1/4 c. cold water
1/3 c. plus 1 tbsp. sugar, divided
4 tsp. flour
1/8 tsp. salt
2 egg yolks, beaten
1 tsp. vanilla
1 c. heavy cream
1 1/2 c. fresh raspberries, divided

Directions:
Directions:
Combine wafer crumbs and melted butter. Press firmly onto bottom and sides of a 9 in. glass pie plate. Refrigerate while preparing filling.
In a 2 qt. saucepan over medium heat, bring milk almost to boiling. Meanwhile stir the gelatin into the cold water; set aside. Combine 1/3 c. of the sugar with the flour and salt and whisk into hot milk. Boil 1 min., stirring constantly. Blend a small amount of the hot mixture into the beaten egg yolks, then add the yolk mixture to the hot mixture in the pan. Cook and stir 1 min. Remove from heat. Stir the vanilla into the softened gelatin and stir the combination into the hot mixture, blending thoroughly. Chill until slightly thickened, about 30-40 min.
Whip the cream until it is stiff; fold the whipped cream into the chilled milk mixture. Pour half of the mixture into the prepared crust.
Mix 1 c. of the raspberries with the remaining tbsp. of sugar and distribute over the filling in the crust. Cover with the remaining filling. Top with the remaining 1/2 c. of raspberries and press them lightly into the filling. Chill at least 1 hour before serving.

 

 

 

Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!

 

Bookmark and Share

 

 

354W  

Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.


Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!