I used my Dollar Tree Betty Crocker silicone basting brush and sprinkled on enough sugar to cover a multitude of sins and hoped that it will. Very easy and everyone loved it. Now, if you make the amount of trifles in the recipe below, you’ll have half a pan of cake left. And they’re cute (super-cute in the pictures I’m trying to follow). I tend to cut back on sugar in all recipes so I cut back a little in this one as well and it turned out great. The site may earn a commission on some products. This ingredient shopping module is created and maintained by a third party, and imported onto this page. Foolproof. And don’t be concerned about the natural juices that bubble up and wind up on the pan. Mini Blueberry Flat Pies. Thank you for a great recipe. Sprinkle your work surface with a bit of flour then roll out one of the pie crusts so … Fourth of July is about fireworks, grilling…and berries! A good start, I’d say! Thank you so much Carole. Try These 9 Spices, 30 Easy Thanksgiving Desserts Everyone Will Enjoy, 50 Easy Pumpkin Desserts to Bake This Fall, Erica is the creator and writer of the blog. Give it to the neighbor’s cat?). It is sooo good! By Erica Kastner. But when I typed “Mini Flat Blueberry Pies” I didn’t really think it rolled off the tongue. This content is created and maintained by a third party, and imported onto this page to help users provide their email addresses. Perfect for a tea party or a summer get-together. You may be able to find more information about this and similar content on their web site. It’s just a sign of the deliciousness to come. First, you’ll want to cut your cake into cute little cubes. “Miniature Flat Blueberry Pies with Fresh Lemon Zest, Sweetened Whipped Cream and Mint”) but the problem is that “Mini Blueberry Pies” isn’t exactly accurate. First, make the blueberry mixture: Add blueberries to a bowl…. Put a few of the cubes in the bottom of your jar. And here they are brushed, sprinkled, and ready for the oven. And if you have other berries on hand, don’t hesitate to use them instead of blueberries. Sometimes, I refrigerate prepared tarts overnight and bake them while making dinner the next day. Will cut back on sugar next time. And yes, my index finger looks very weird laying very rigid and straight atop this lemon. So quick and easy. (Although, in all fairness, the strawberry ones tasted like warm jelly sandwiches. Lightly flour a work surface. Be glad you don’t have to live in my head. The Pioneer Woman participates in various affiliate marketing programs, which means we may get paid commissions on editorially chosen products purchased through our links to retailer sites. I also made these using apples and they were just as delicious. Directions. Also, I used sour milk mixed with a bit of vinegar for the buttermilk. Keep going until you’ve got all the dough folded up and you have a cute little mini flat pie. The sugar just gives the crust a little pop of sweetness…and a little sparkle, too. Or talks. (At 2-pack for 25 cents; even if it is cheap carbs, I couldn’t resist! Love that they are individual serving size (portion control for me). Stir together the cornstarch and lemon juice in a small bowl until combined, then add to the blueberry mixture. Repeat the layering process one more time. I mean place the roll on a surface and use your fingertips to roll it out. It’s all in presentation though. You could really use any fruit or pie filling, so it's very flexible. Now just mix an egg with a little water…. This ingredient shopping module is created and maintained by a third party, and imported onto this page. And I “may” have doubled our monthly electric bill by letting the oven pre-heat at 425 just a little longer than necessary. Take a walk on the wild side. And by “roll out,” I do not mean fish the rolling pin out of your cabinet and use it to form a ball of dough into a flat disk. Which I did. I also recoil at the memories of many a failed substitute made in earlier baking days in my mom’s kitchen. And place them on 2 baking sheets lined with baking mats. I have made these 3 times and everyone loves them. And let me just say one thing: I actually very, very, very rarely use storebought pie crust. Set it aside once it's all combined. You can squish them down a little to make room for the other ingredients. These miniature flat pies are bursting with blueberry flavor, and a shortcut ingredient makes them a cinch! Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. If you have access to fresh wild blueberries, lucky you. Or reads. ), And there was cornstarch! The soft cake is lightly flavored with lemon. Now, if you have a 5-inch round cutter, you can use it. And then I had a few minutes of Mommy Office Hours to delve into this post – after retrieving the missing keyboard key that had been carried to the kitchen by little hands and locating the hidden wireless mouse…which wasn’t in the ball pit after all, just under the desk. Every editorial product is independently selected, though we may be compensated or receive an affiliate commission if you buy something through our links. © 2020 - © 2013-2017 REFLECTIVE MOM ALL RIGHTS RESERVED, This error message is only visible to WordPress admins, Pioneer Woman’s Mini Blueberry Gallettes: A Sad Interpretation, Dollar Tree Betty Crocker silicone basting brush. Use them! The dough holds together really well through all the folding over and fiddling, and besides that…it’s so darn quick! But for some reason, the storebought stuff works really, really well with these mini flat pies. Individual Lemon Blueberry Trifles. Or you can just find a bowl with a 5-inch rim…, You should get three 5-inch cuts per round of dough (so, six total for the package.). To me, a mini blueberry pie would be a pie made in a muffin tin or a ramekin—while a mini flat blueberry pie would be just that: a mini flat blueberry pie. This content is created and maintained by a third party, and imported onto this page to help users provide their email addresses. And she had just posted this delicious what she calls “Mini Blueberry Gallettes.”. I let them cool for about 5 minutes on the baking sheets, then transferred them to a platter to cool slightly. I wrapped each one in plastic and placed in fridge. ), but you can always double the other ingredients to use up the leftover cake. Made recipe exact, found it just a little sweet for my taste. Lemon Curd. Throw in a dash or two of nutmeg and a few tablespoons of all purpose flour. Using a 2 1/2-inch plain-edged round cutter, cut out 8 circles from the crust. (I don’t want them to stick to the pan, and because of the juices, I wanted to loosen them pretty quickly.). (Presumably for my coffee but I also got half-n-half so, it was meant to be. Instead of turning off my ipad after four straight hours of reading, I made a last ditch effort to find a happy thought and turned to my no fail blogger: The Pioneer Woman. Now the kitchen is back to normal, that gooey pan has been scrubbed, the dishes dried and put away (we all excel in different areas), this blog will be posted Mommy Office Hours or not, and my errands are getting done…now. Smooth it out. And I reworked my original grandiose blog post title (“Reflective Mom Makes Mini Blueberry Gallettes JUST Like The Pioneer Woman, Only BETTER”) into something more fitting (see above)…before this little thing woke back up and got a job on the taste testing team. I love a recipe that uses one measuring cup and spoon, making cleanup a breeze. I even did the whole “egg white” thing. Your guests can easily grab their pre-made dessert. But I couldn’t save the napkin. You may be able to find more information about this and similar content at piano.io, Chocolate-Peppermint Slice-and-Bake Cookies, Looking for Nutmeg Substitutes? So then I decided to rearrange the words. And stir the berries around until all the other ingredients are totally combined. (How many times have I passed up a wonderful recipe that called for “lemon zest” or “orange zest” because there was no way I was running up to the store for one ingredient? So, I improvised with strawberries. I think strawberries or raspberries would be lovely.