Homemade Butter Tarts | Grandma’s Recipe Has Only 3 Ingredients!

Homemade Butter Tarts | Grandma’s Recipe Has Only 3 Ingredients!

Homemade Butter Tarts.

 

This post was originally published in November 2015 and updated on June 24, 2018. 

An awesome family favorite, the Butter Tart is the number 1 tart in our family!   Did you know that Butter Tarts are uniquely Canadian and this gooey confection is often judged by its syrup factor.  If the the syrup runs up your arm as you try to eat it, you know you have a winner!

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Mom’s Apple Pie | The Ultimate Comfort Food

Mom’s Apple Pie | The Ultimate Comfort Food

I’m Apple Pie Crazy!

closeup picture of an apple pie, golden pie crust with a pie server beside it.

Apple Pie is the ultimate comfort food and this homemade apple pie recipe is no exception.  My mom used to say “apple pie without cheese, is like a kiss without a squeeze”.  I loved to hear her say that more than anything! Fall is just around the corner and that’s means apple picking season is too! You won’t believe how easy it is to make this pie! Just thinking about the amazing aromas from a pie baking in my kitchen evokes strong memories of cozy family suppers,and the comforts of home.

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Easy Chocolate Pecan Pie Recipe

Easy Chocolate Pecan Pie Recipe

Easy Chocolate Pecan Pie

Pecan pie is a great recipe for beginner pie bakers.  I was once a beginner pastry chef too!  But as I have gained more experience, my creativity has resulted in many different recipes – straying from the traditional tried and true – to venturing out on my own.  As any good pie baker will tell you, we all love to take a basic recipe and add our own awesomeness to it!
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