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Fresh Strawberry Pie

Baker Bettie Pie, Sweets 2 Comments

Fresh strawberry pie is the epitome of spring! This pie is filled with tons of fresh berries and no need for jello! All of the flavor comes from the berries in this beauty of a pie!  A couple of weeks ago, it refused to be Spring in Chicago. It was ridiculously cold for being the first of April and we …

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Chocolate Cream Pie

Baker Bettie Holiday, Pie 8 Comments

Get this chocolate cream pie recipe and tutorial! A flaky buttery crust, a rich chocolate pudding filling, and topped with light whipped cream and mini chocolate chips. This is one of my favorite pies from my childhood. Perfect for holidays and celebrations!  The closer we get to the holidays the more and more I get nostalgic about my home. I think about how …

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Oreo Chocolate Mousse Tartlets

Baker Bettie Custards/Puddings/Mousses, Pie, Sweets 1 Comment

Rich chocolate mousse tartlets with oreo crust, real whipped cream, and more crushed oreos on top! This chocolate mousse is incredibly easy to make and so fluffy and silky smooth!  Sometimes I sit down to write a post and get complete writers block. That sometimes is now. I pretty much just want to say: “Oreo cookie crust + chocolate mousse …

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Cherry Apple Pie

Baker Bettie Pie, Sweets 2 Comments

Pie feels very nostalgic to me. It feels like home. Like love. It brings back all kinds of memories of my grandmother. A homemade pie requires a certain amount of actual hands on work that really can’t be avoided. You can see that in a homemade pie. The imperfections in the crimping and parts of filling bubbling out after baked. …

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Easy Basic Pie Crust

Baker Bettie Back to Bake-sics, Pie, Sweets 5 Comments

Learn how easy it is to make a very basic pie crust recipe that is flakey and perfect with only 4 ingredients! This recipe makes enough for a double crust and can be reduced by half for a single crust. I think a good basic pie crust is something everyone should have in their cooking/baking repertoire. Even those who claim to …