Cherry Crumb Pie
Prep Time: 15 min
Baking Time: 40 min
Preheat oven to 350° F.
half of recipe for
Sweet Pastry, roll out
bottom crust, and line 9-inch pie dish. Dredge with a
little flour and sugar and dot with butter.
saucepan, add and mix flour, sugar, and water or cherry juice
to a smooth paste.
Cook over low
heat until mixture thickens. Add balance
of butter and cook a minute longer. Remove from
heat, mix with cherries, cool, then pour into pie shell.
mix flour, sugar, and salt, blend with butter, add nutmeg or
cinnamon (or substitute vanilla or lemon juice) and when
mixture breaks into crumbs sprinkle thickly over cherries. Bake for
Pennsylvania Dutch Facts
The Pennsylvania Dutch are the descendants of
Germanic peoples who emigrated to the U.S. (primarily to
Pennsylvania), from Germany, Switzerland and The Low Countries
prior to 1800.