Sweet Azuki Bean Pie
|1 lb||azuki beans|
|1/2 c||butter, unsalted, room temperature|
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|1/2 c||dark brown sugar|
|1/2 c||cream or whole milk|
|1||autumn pie crust, see recipe|
If you are familiar with Chinese steamed buns filled with red bean paste, you will delight in this pie. During my time learning to speak Chinese in school, I worked in a Asian food mart/Chinese restaurant. That is where I fell in love with it. This is an American rendition of an Asian favorite.