Sweet Azuki Bean Pie

5
Tiffany Bannworth

By
@MissAnubis

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.

Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
Comments:
Serves:
6-8
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
50 Min

Ingredients

1 lb
azuki beans
1/2 c
butter, unsalted, room temperature
2
eggs
1/2 c
sugar
1/2 c
dark brown sugar
1/2 c
cream or whole milk
1/2 tsp
cinnamon
1/2 tsp
allspice
1/2 tsp
ginger
1 Tbsp
vanilla
1
autumn pie crust, see recipe

How to Make Sweet Azuki Bean Pie

Step-by-Step

  • 1Boil beans until soft. Rinse.
  • 2Preheat oven to 350.
  • 3Place bean in food processor or blender with butter. Blend until smooth.
  • 4Add other ingredients, blend for an additional minute.
  • 5Pour into unbaked crust.
    Autumn Pie Crust
  • 6Bake until a toothpick in center comes out clean.
  • 7Best served with ginger whipped cream. Try my recipe.

    Ginger Whipped Cream

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About Sweet Azuki Bean Pie

Course/Dish: Pies, Other Desserts
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tag: Healthy