Although I enjoy baking pie, and of course eating it, I also love hand pies! There is just something about having your own individual pie that everyone loves!
Beginning with the Perfect Pie Crust, then filled with canned pie filling makes these Rustic Hand Pies easy to make and easy to eat!
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I used Red Raspberry Pie Filling, you can of course use whatever you like, Blueberry, Cherry, Apple and more. Let me show you how to make these Rustic Hand Pies…
First you will need Pie Crust, I used a Single Batch, and got 7 pies from it. But if you need more hand pies, you can make a double pie crust recipe.
Roll out the pie crust and use a round cookie cutter to cut out each pie. Using a 2 or 3 inch cookie cutter is best. After each circle is cut, then roll out the crust until it’s thin.
Brush the edges with egg white and water mixture to help them seal.
Add a couple teaspoons of pie filling to the center of the crust.
Fold over the crust and seal with a fork.
Brush the edges and pies with the egg white mixture.
Sprinkle with cinnamon sugar mixture if you like.
Cut small slits in the center of the hand pies. Then into the oven they go for about 20 minutes.
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- Single Pie Crust
- Canned Pie Filling of your choice
- Cinnamon Sugar Mixture, if desired
- 1 egg white
- 1-2 teaspoons water
- Roll out dough and cut with 2-3 inch round cookie cutter, then roll each circle until thin
- Add 2 teaspoons pie filling to each circle
- Brush edge with egg white mixture, fold over and seal with a fork
- Brush edges and pie with egg white mixture
- Sprinkle with cinnamon sugar mixture if desired
- Cut 3 small slits into pie
- Place pies on cookie sheet lined with parchment paper or cooking spray
- Bake at 350 degrees for 20-25 minutes until golden brown