Not just any Apple Pie

French Apple Pie Pastry for 2-crust pie                                                                                                                                   

Cream Filling

1/3 c. sugar 2 Tbsp.  all purpose flour 1 c. whole milk 3 egg yolks 1 Tbsp. butter, unsalted                    1/2 tsp. vanilla 2 lbs. Granny Smith apples 1 Tbsp. lemon juice 2 Tbsp. butter 2 Tbsp. butter 2 Tbsp. sugar Dash of nutmeg, freshly […]

Comfort Foods – Macaroni and Cheese

Macaroni and Cheese What can be more comforting than that? 1 lb. box of macaroni, ziti, elbows, penne, etc. 16oz. sharp or extra sharp cheddar cheese (yellow or white), grated 1/4 c. of flour 1 stick of unsalted butter plus 2 tbsps. 3/4 to 1 c. of milk salt and pepper pinch of nutmeg (optional) […]