My Mama's Shoefly pie

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Zelda Hopkins

By
@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.

Rating:

★★★★★ 4 votes

Comments:
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

How to Make My Mama's Shoefly pie

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.

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About My Mama's Shoefly pie

Course/Dish: Pies
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American




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