Tuesday, August 24, 2010

Hugs in the Kitchen

O.K. girls do you want to cause some eye rolling

accompanied by an occasional moan

of delight?

Then it's time to pick some good old southern peaches...

you can do this in an orchard, at a fruit stand, or at your local grocers..

Just make sure they are good and ripe.

Now lets go to the kitchen...

Yep, you want to make 'em happy...

let me tell you somethin'

"The hugs in the kitchen are the best"!

Amaretto Peach Pie**


**Don't forget the pie!

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Start out by preheating your oven to

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350 degrees

6-10 ripe fresh peaches depending on the size

4 Tabls Butter

1/2 cup brown sugar

2 Tbls flour

1/2 tsp cinnamon

dash salt

dash ground nutmeg

1 Tbls Amaretto

2 Pie crusts

(homemade or store bought)

2Tbls milk

A good sprinkle of sugar

Line a cookie sheet with tin foil...

Prepare Pie crust and put bottom crust

in pie plate..

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peel and slice your peaches..

In separate bowl combine

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(Oh. boy a chance to use our handy-dandy

micro graters!!! )

In sauce pan over medium heat

melt butter...

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Add peaches and cook just about one minute

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Add sugar mixture

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cook until thick and bubbly..

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Remove from heat

Add One Tablespoon Amaretto and stir

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Pour into awaiting crust

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Vent top crust,

Apply to pie

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brush with milk

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Sprinkle with sugar.

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Place in oven

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and bake for 40 minutes

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or until golden brown.

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Serve with a drizzle of caramel sauce on plate

accompanied by

vanilla ice cream or whipped topping...



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