Thursday, May 21, 2009

Lattice Corn Pie

Lattice Corn Pie
8 servings

1 cup diced peeled potatoes
1/3 cup milk
2 eggs
2 cups fresh or frozen corn, thawed
1 teaspoon sugar
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 recipe double pie crust

Place potatoes in a small saucepan and cover with water. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and cook for 6-8 minutes or until tender. Drain and set aside. In a blender, combine the milk, eggs, corn, sugar and salt; cover and process until blended. Line a 9 inch pie plate with bottom pastry; trim pastry even with edge of plate. Spoon potatoes into crust; top with corn mixture (crust will be full). Roll out remaining pastry; make a lattice crust. Seal and flute edges. Bake at 375° for 35-40 minutes or until crust is golden brown and filling is bubbly. Enjoy!

Home Style Green Beans

Home Style Green Beans
6 servings

fresh green beans
1/2 pound bacon
1/2 small onion, diced
1 teaspoon cider vinegar
1 teaspoon dark brown sugar
salt and pepper to taste

Cook beans until tender. Meanwhile fry bacon; remove from pan and crumble. Saute onions in bacon grease and remove with slotted spoon. Drain beans and combine with bacon, onions, vinegar, sugar and seasonings. Cook and toss over low heat. Serve immediately and enjoy!