My Mama's Shoefly pie

Zelda Hopkins

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@Zelda51

My Mama got this recipe from an Amish Lady. She lived close to some of them and they became friends.She made this when I was a little girl. It was one of my Father's favorite pies. I think I will make it over the holidays.Hope you like it.


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Serves:

Serves 8

Prep:

10 Min

Cook:

35 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1 c
all purpose flour
2/3 c
brown sugar
1 Tbsp
butter
1 c
molasses
3/4 c
hot water
1 large
egg
1 tsp
baking soda dissolved water
1/4 c
hot water
9 large
9 inch single crust

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Combine Flour,brown sugar, and butter; making crumbs either by hand or using a pastry blender. Set aside 1/2 cup crumbs to put on top of the finished pie.
Combine molasses, hot water, egg, and baking soda dissolved in water; mix well.Stir crumbs into liquid. Pour resulting mixture into pie crust and top with left over crumbs. Bake at 375 degrees for 35 minutes.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Pies
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy