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Pie Baking 101

Five Easy Lessons to Making the Perfect Tasting Pie

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2009 Fruits of the Forest Pie Photo by Carroll Pellegrinelli, licensed to About.com

The Perfect Tasting Pie

2009 Fruits of the Forest Pie Photo by Carroll Pellegrinelli, licensed to About.com

Welcome to a how-to course called "Pie Baking 101 - Five Easy Lessons to Making the Perfect Tasting Pie." These easy-to-follow lessons will guide you from having the proper equipment necessary to making the perfect pie crust and finishing with a choice of several delicious pie types.

If you would prefer an email class format, the lessons will be sent to you once a week for 5 weeks. Sign-up on this page to receive the e-course. Otherwise, just follow the links below to find each lesson.

Lesson One - Being Prepared
This lesson covers the necessary equipment and ingredients needed to make a pie.
Lesson Two - Pie Crusts
Not only is there the perfect recipes to use, but step-by-step photo making instructions as well. Different types of crust are covered, too.
Lesson Three - Baked Fruit Pies
Baked fruit pies are the most common types of pie. Several are included in this lesson.
Lesson Four - Other Baked Pies
Not all baked pies are made with fruit.
Lesson Five - Cold Creamy Pies
The only thing baked with these pies is the crust.

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