- Pastry for single-crust pie (9 inches)
- 1 cup sugar
- 1/4 cup cornstarch
- 2 cups 2% milk
- 1/2 cup butter, cubed
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
- 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
- Preheat oven to 450°. Roll out pastry to fit a 9-in. pie plate. Transfer pastry to pie plate. Trim pastry to 1/2 in. beyond rim of plate; flute edge. Line unpricked pastry with a double thickness of heavy-duty foil. Fill with pie weights, dried beans or uncooked rice.
- Bake 8 minutes. Remove foil and weights; bake 5-7 minutes longer or until light brown. Cool on a wire rack. Reduce oven setting to 375°.
- Meanwhile, in a large saucepan, combine sugar and cornstarch; stir in milk until smooth. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat; cook and stir 2 minutes or until thickened and bubbly. Remove from heat; stir in butter and vanilla. Transfer to crust; sprinkle with cinnamon. Bake 15-20 minutes or until golden brown. Cool on a wire rack; refrigerate until chilled. Yield: 8 servings.
Sweet White Wine
Enjoy this recipe with a sweet white wine such as Moscato or a sweet Riesling.
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"This pie was very simple to prepare and it was tasty. The ingredients were all things I already had on hand, which was convenient."
"This is a recipe here in Indiana passed down several generations. We use while milk for better flavor. But, have a family version using water and less sugar called poor man's pie during war rationing."
"THIS PIE IS JUST GREAT!!! AND SIMPLE TO MAKE. LOVE LOVE IT !!!!"
"This is good, but it's better with brown sugar and whipping cr?me (instead of milk). Yumyum!!"
"I made this tonight, My husband and I thought it was fantastic!"