Monday, September 14, 2020

Blueberry Streusel Pie

I've made us some favorite Blueberry pie for today and serving it with some blueberry tea that a friend brought from Canada last year.  The lime hydrangea is my vase is from a plant that my daughter bought for me.  Mary from Home Is Where The Boat Is



I love scenes on teacups and this was from a teacup exchange. The teacup is called Lakeview, and it's from Nasco, made in Japan.


Isn't this a pretty setting?


 

I crocheted two granny squares from leftover yarn that I had made a baby blanket from to make this tea cozy.

 
Yield: 6-8 slices
Author: Kitty, but adapted from How To Bake, by Nick Malgieri
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Blueberry Streusel Pie

Blueberry Streusel Pie

This is a family favorite, and I hope you try it!

Ingredients:

  • 1 unbaked pie crust
  • 2 pints blueberries, rinsed & drained
  • 3/4 c. sugar
  • 3 T. cornstarch
  • 3 T. water
  • 1 t. finely grated lemon zest
  • 1/2 t. cinnamon
  • 1/4 t. freshly grated nutmeg
  • 2 T. unsalted butter
  • Crumb Topping:
  • 1/3 c. brown sugar
  • 1 c. flour
  • 6 T. unsalted butter, melted

Instructions:

  • For Filling:
  • Combine 1 cup of the blueberries with the sugar in a saucepan. Bring to a simmer over low heat, stirring occasionally, until the sugar is melted & the mixture is very liquid, about 5 minutes.
  • Combine the cornstarch & water in a small bowl & stir into the blueberry & sugar mixture. Cook, stirring constantly, over low heat, until the mixture comes to a boil, thickens, & becomes clear. Add the lemon zest & the spices & stir. Now add the remaining 3 cups of blueberries. Cool.
  • For the Topping:
  • Combine the sugar & flour in a bowl; add the butter & stir evenly. Set the mixture aside for 5 minutes, then use your fingertips to break into 1/4"-1/2" crumbs.
  • Preheat oven to 400 degrees.
  • Pour the cooled filling into the the unbaked pie crust. Sprinkle the crumb topping over the blueberry mixture.
  • Place the pie in the oven & immediately turn the oven down to 375 degrees. Bake for 40 minutes or until golden brown.
  • Cool the pie on a rack.
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19 comments:

  1. Love your pretty tea cozy you crocheted Kitty and your Lakeview tea cup! I love a streusel topping and your Blueberry Streusel Pie looks delicious! I know you'll love having limelight hydrangeas in your garden for years to come. Happy Monday ♥

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  2. Hello Kitty, blueberry pie sounds like the perfect dessert. Thanks for the recipe. Have a Happy Monday!

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  3. Oh yum. Blueberry pie is my favorite and that streusel topping looks especially easy and delicious.

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  4. What a mouthwatering pie...I would love a slice (two...) of it!Your table is so inviting and pretty,love the delicate blue touches and the gorgeous hydrangeas!Sending hugs,dear Kitty!

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  5. Your posts always bring me such joy! The blueberry pie looks heavenly, Kitty. Can't wait to make it.( and eat it!)

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    1. Im so happy that my posts give you joy! I hope that you live the pie as much as we do!

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  6. Such a delicious looking pie, Kitty! Your blue tea cozy turned out so pretty and that tea set is beautiful. I have Limelight hydrangea too and love it. Mine isn't quite as green as yours and the flower heads are huge and dropping with all the rain we've had lately.

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  7. Your pie looks great Kitty! I haven't had blueberry pie in a long time-enjoy:@)

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  8. I admire your dedication to the blue tea time theme! I'm a sucker for tea cozies so I'm loving your crochet cozy.

    I think I've had the same blueberry tea--is it by True North? One of the tea companies here is selling blueberry pancake black tea. It's currently on sale, but I'm trying to resist because I just made 4 different tea purchases. I shared the first 2 tea hauls this week. LOL.

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  9. I made a cherry/blueberry pie last night. We must be of the same mind - my crust came out well, but no way could it be better than a streusel topping - yum yum yummmmm!

    Thanks for the beautiful post today, Kitty. I love that exchange teacup set and your cosy is adorable! Big hugs!

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  10. What a pretty blue tea party. I'm partial to almost anything with a streusel topping and this pie looks delicious! What a sweet tea cozy you crocheted!

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  11. Oh Kitty. Love all of the blue, and especially the blueberry streusel pie! Such a pretty cloth for your tea, along with the pretty tea cozy and plates. We love blueberries and I know this would be big hit here. Hope you are enjoying a pretty week. Our state is preparing for Sally! We should get quite a bit of rain..........

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  12. That looks delicious! What a cozy little blue themed table.

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  13. Your tea cozy is so cute Kitty! The pie looks divine, especially with all your blue pretties!
    Jenna

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  14. Kitty, your pie looks delicious! I too like a streusel topping on desserts. Your blue teacup is very pretty and how nice it came from a friend! {I shared blue too this week} You made a cute tea cozy from those squares. Have a wonderful week dear, Kitty! Hugs... Sandi

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  15. Kitty, how sweet this table setting is. The pie looks yummy with the blue and white teacup. Your tea cozy turned out darling. The limelight hydrangeas is beautiful. I have always admired Marys.

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  16. Oh your dessert looks so tasty. I have some fresh blueberries in the freezer. I might need to whip up a dessert for Marty. Love the table and that blue and white is my favorite. Hope you are doing well dear Kitty. Hugs and blessings, Cindy

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  17. Hi Kitty, what a darling tea cozy you crocheted. I love the colors of your Lakeview tea cup. I love anything with a streusel topping and your Blueberry Streusel Pie looks delicious! The limelight hydrangeas are wonderful in the yard. I just brought some indoors to dry for winter arrangements. xo

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  18. Oh, that tea cozy is just adorable! What a neat idea! You are so creative. Trusting God to keep you safe and healthy in these crazy times, my friend.

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