Cutie Pies: 40 Sweet, Savory, and Adorable Recipes
Praised by Bon Appetit, DailyCandy, and Sunset magazine, the secrets behind Dani Cone's signature handmade, all-natural miniature pies are revealed for the first time inside Cutie Pies: 40 Sweet, Savory, and Adorable Recipes. Whether you're grabbing the perfectly portable Flipside on the way to work, enjoying a Piejar as a tasty afternoon treat, or looking for a fun and im...more
so heidi asked me to look into this book at work a while back, and at first, i wasn't thinking too much about it - i am more of a cooker than a baker - baking is so...precise, and i am more of a "throw it all together and see what happens" kind of girl. it is my inner kenny shopsin. baking is so unforgiving (as i learned over the holiday season, when i accidentally added an additional cup of sugar to my banana...more
If you are new to making pastry or can't quite get the grip of it and get it right then this is...more
received rave reviews, like average of 5 out of 5 stars. So I had high
hopes for this one. Now maybe it’s because my hopes were so high or
maybe because I’ve never read a “pie” book before but this one fell a
little flat for me. I think the biggest problem I had with it was that
it tried to do too much. The author of this book owns a coffee and pie
shop in Seattle a...more
! However, I probably will try her pastry methods and make the pie pops so an extra star for that.
It starts with an introduction to the author and her love for pie, then explains how to use the book. The chapters are separated by pie shape, however, each recipe also lists options for shapes and how many pies it will make in those shapes. So if you don't find t...more
There are plenty and plenty of berry pie recipes-which are my absolute favourite. Just think...more
Her pies come in six "varieties" - cutie pies, petit 5's, pie jars, flipsides, pie pops and full-sized pies. Cutie pies are baked in standard muffin tin. Petit 5's in mini-muffin pans. Pie jars are pies baked in half pint canning jars. Flipsides are similar to turnovers. But Pie Pops are what caused me to really want to share this book. They're little pies served on sticks like...more
The Cutie Pies cookbook is a wonderful little cookbook filled with compact and bite-size recipes, and once I had it in my hot little hands, I couldn’t wait to try some of them out.
Dani Cone sells her pies in the Seattle Washington area at High 5 Pie, and she is also the founder and owner of three Fuel Coffee locations based in the Seattle area. She’s taken the baking secrets from her Grandma Molly, and turned them into a business. Her delectabl...more
Cutie Pies is true to its title and does display a lot of cute mini pies. Most of the recipes are made in standard muffin tins, so no fancy new items need to be purchased (unless you need a muffin tin). Another option is the hand pie, which they call "flipsides" or something similar, and those are basically...more
By Dani Cone
If you love pies, this is the book for you. It has a little bit of story to it, easy recipes that are cute and very beautiful pictures. You can make mini pies, small pies or normal size pies, the book gives you the steps for either one. It is a must have book for pie lovers. I give this book 5 stars. Thank you NetGalley and Andrews McMeel Publishing for the copy of this book.
Thanks to the publisher for making a review copy available via NetGalley.