Mincemeat Pie Filling
Then bake in a 400 degree oven for about 45 minutes or until the crust looks golden brown.
Mincemeat pie filling. Spoon filling into the chilled piecrust. Christmas pie by william henry hunt 1790 1864 a note about sugar. Top the pie with the rest of the crust crimp edges sealed and mark your pie vents. I made this filling for my dad who missed having mincemeat pie on thanksgiving.
Many modern recipes contain beef suet though vegetable shortening is sometimes used in its place. Apple cider can be used in place of brandy if preferred. Seal the crust around the edge with a fork and cut little slivers in the middle to let out steam. Photography by alex la u.
Meanwhile in a large bowl combine mincemeat filling grated apple brandy and lemon zest. An old time delicious mincemeat pie filling. This hearty filling. 1 jar 205 oz ready to use mincemeat 2 cups 1 12 cups.
The flavor was wonderful and it was a very easy recipe. Mincemeat pie also called mince pie has occupied a prominent place on britains holiday table for centuries and that tradition continues today. Cover filling trim evenly along. Though it was made with fruits to add sweetness and to help preserve it the fructose content no sugar was added.
Mincemeat is a mixture of chopped dried fruit distilled spirits and spices and sometimes beef suet beef or venisonoriginally mincemeat always contained meat. Remove from the oven cool and enjoy. More less by pillsbury kitchens. Line a 9 pie plate with your favorite pie pastry recipe see below.
Weve made it easy as ever to try your hand at this old fashioned treat with a recipe that only requires 25 minutes of prep. Mincemeat is a classic pie flavor that traditionally contains fruit pecans brandy and citrus zest. Step 2 on a lightly floured surface roll out remaining pate brisee to a 12 inch circle. Cover the edges if you find they get brown too fast.
I have frozen this filling in zip lock baggies since i dont use a pressure canner. During the near 7 years that i lived in england i witnessed the mince pies being stocked in every store and served in nearly every home as soon as the christmas season started. 338 stars 119 ratings. A note about meat.
If youre put off at the thought of adding meat to mincemeat like our. Mincemeat pie mincemeat pie. By rick martine z. This may be a great make ahead pie.
How to make mincemeat pie. I am told that the pie is better a few days later. Centuries ago mincemeat was far less sweet than it is today. Bake a 350f until the crust is browned.
Prepare your bottom pie crust in a 9 inch pie place. Pour the mincemeat filling inside spreading it evenly and then put on the top crust. Updated december 4 2019 make with. Styled by rebecca bartoshesky samantha seneviratn e.
41 12 read reviews. Variants of mincemeat are found in australia canada new zealand northern europe ireland south africa the united kingdom and the.