Mincemeat Pie Filling
Cover the edges if you find they get brown too fast.
Mincemeat pie filling. Weve made it easy as ever to try your hand at this old fashioned treat with a recipe that only requires 25 minutes of prep. By rick martine z. I am told that the pie is better a few days later. The flavor was wonderful and it was a very easy recipe.
Centuries ago mincemeat was far less sweet than it is today. I have frozen this filling in zip lock baggies since i dont use a pressure canner. During the near 7 years that i lived in england i witnessed the mince pies being stocked in every store and served in nearly every home as soon as the christmas season started. Updated december 4 2019 make with.
Though it was made with fruits to add sweetness and to help preserve it the fructose content no sugar was added. Mincemeat is a mixture of chopped dried fruit distilled spirits and spices and sometimes beef suet beef or venisonoriginally mincemeat always contained meat. This hearty filling. 25 4 star values.
Photography by alex la u. Remove from the oven cool and enjoy. 1 jar 205 oz ready to use mincemeat 2 cups 1 12 cups. Seal the crust around the edge with a fork and cut little slivers in the middle to let out steam.
Pour the mincemeat filling inside spreading it evenly and then put on the top crust. Styled by rebecca bartoshesky samantha seneviratn e. I made this filling for my dad who missed having mincemeat pie on thanksgiving. Top the pie with the rest of the crust crimp edges sealed and mark your pie vents.
Spoon filling into the chilled piecrust. Prepare your bottom pie crust in a 9 inch pie place. Variants of mincemeat are found in australia canada new zealand northern europe ireland south africa the united kingdom and the. Step 2 on a lightly floured surface roll out remaining pate brisee to a 12 inch circle.
An old time delicious mincemeat pie filling. Meanwhile in a large bowl combine mincemeat filling grated apple brandy and lemon zest. Then bake in a 400 degree oven for about 45 minutes or until the crust looks golden brown. Apple cider can be used in place of brandy if preferred.
This may be a great make ahead pie. Feel free to cut back on the brown sugar if you prefer. Christmas pie by william henry hunt 1790 1864 a note about sugar. Bake a 350f until the crust is browned.
41 12 read reviews. Many modern recipes contain beef suet though vegetable shortening is sometimes used in its place. Line a 9 pie plate with your favorite pie pastry recipe see below. How to make mincemeat pie.
More less by pillsbury kitchens. Mincemeat pie mincemeat pie. A note about meat. Mincemeat is a classic pie flavor that traditionally contains fruit pecans brandy and citrus zest.
338 stars 119 ratings. Mincemeat pie also called mince pie has occupied a prominent place on britains holiday table for centuries and that tradition continues today.