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Cherry Pie Recipe

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Cherry pie is Grandmomma's specialty at Christmas time.

 

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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
3 C canned pitted tart cherries packed in water (This will take 2 cans of cherries.)
C juice from cherries
1 C sugar
2 Tb quick cooking tapioca
10 drops of red food coloring
3-4 drops of almond flavoring
Dash salt
1 TB butter
2 pie crusts

Directions:
Directions:
Preheat oven to 400.
Combine the first 7 ingredients in a mixing bowl and allow to sit for 20 minutes.
Line a 9 inch pie pan with one pie crust shell.
Pour the cherry mixture into the pie shell.
Dot the top with butter.
Cut the other pie crust into long strips one inch wide.
Place on top of the cherry mixture, weaving strips to make a lattice top.
Lightly sprinkle lattice with sugar before baking.
Bake for 50-55 minutes.

 

 

 

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