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Recipe for Blueberry Pie by Dawn’s Recipes

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Recipe for Blueberry Pie by Dawn's Recipes

We’ve outlined all the ingredients and directions for you to make the perfect Blueberry Pie. This dish qualifies as a Intermediate level recipe. It should take you about 3 hr 50 min to make this recipe. The Blueberry Pie recipe should make enough food for one 9-inch pie.

You can add your own personal twist to this Blueberry Pie recipe, depending on your culture or family tradition. Don’t be scared to add other ingredients once you’ve gotten comfortable with the recipe! Please see below for a list of potential bakeware items that might be necessary for this Blueberry Pie recipe.

Ingredients for Blueberry Pie

  • 4 pints (8 cups) fresh blueberries
  • 1/4 cup sugar, plus a heavy pinch
  • 1/4 cup water
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons cornstarch
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 2 tablespoons cold unsalted butter, diced
  • Zest of 1 lemon
  • 1 double 9-inch Pie Crust, recipe follows (2 discs)
  • Beans or pie weights, for blind baking
  • 1 egg, lightly beaten
  • 4 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 2 big pinches sugar
  • 2 pinches salt
  • 2 sticks (1 cup) cold unsalted butter, cubed
  • 1 cup very cold water
  • 2 tablespoons vinegar

Directions for Blueberry Pie

  1. Combine 3 pints of the blueberries, 1/4 cup sugar, and the water, cornstarch, cinnamon, vanilla and salt in a saucepan. Bring to a simmer and cook until the mixture is gooey and thick, 30 to 45 minutes. Remove from the heat and stir in the remaining 1 pint blueberries and the butter and lemon zest. Let cool.
  2. In the meantime, roll out 1 disc of pie dough and place it in a 9-inch pie dish, tucking and crimping the edges. Freeze for 15 minutes.
  3. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F.
  4. Place a piece of parchment paper inside the frozen pie shell and fill with beans or pie weights. Bake for 20 minutes, then remove the beans and parchment and continue baking for another 10 minutes. Let cool for 5 minutes.
  5. Add the filling and bake until a skin forms on top of the filling. Remove from the oven and set aside.
  6. Whisk together the egg, a heavy pinch of sugar and a splash of water in a small bowl. Roll out the second disc of pie dough and use cutters to make cut-out leaves or rosettes and vines. Brush the tops of the cut-outs with egg wash.
  7. Top the pie with the cut-outs. Bake until the decorative pie topping is golden brown, 5 minutes.
  8. Lower the oven temperature to 300 degrees F and continue baking for another 30 minutes. Let cool.
  9. Add the flour, sugar and salt to the bowl of a food processor; pulse to combine. Add the butter and pulse until mealy. Put the mixture in a large mixing bowl.
  10. Combine the water and vinegar in a small bowl. Gradually drizzle the liquid into the flour mixture and gently bring the dough together until it is homogenous–be careful not overmix. Divide the dough into two balls, press into discs and wrap tightly in plastic wrap. Chill in the refrigerator for 30 minutes.

Bakeware for your recipe

You will find below are bakeware items that could be needed for this Blueberry Pie recipe or similar recipes. Feel free to skip to the next item if it doesn’t apply.

  • Cooking pots
  • Frying pan
  • Steamers
  • Colander
  • Skillet
  • Knives
  • Cutting board
  • Grater
  • Saucepan
  • Stockpot
  • Spatula
  • Tongs
  • Measuring cups
  • Wooden Spoon

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Chef Dawn
Chef Dawn

Chef Dawn lives and breathes food, always seeking new ingredients to whip up super simple recipes that are big on bold flavor. Being half French, she tends to treat food as a source of pleasure rather than just fuel for our bodies.

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