Apple Pecan Pie

Apple Pecan Pie

From the Kitchen of Terri N. Bergman

LEVEL: Presto (easy!)

So it’s a marriage of two great tastes, Apple Pie and Pecan Pie….kissed with Pummull Spice (our house Cinnamon Blend) You cannot go wrong!

INGREDIENTS:
1 unbaked Pie crust (you make it or grocery store premade)
3 apples, peeled, cored and thin sliced (here is the time for your apple/peeler/corer/slice machine!)
1 Tbsp white sugar
1 tsp Pummull spice/Cinn.
fresh lemon juice squeeze

Place crust in pie plate, circle the outside of crust with apple slices, quick squeeze of lemon and dust with sugar/Pummull mix. Bake crust/apples 10 minutes at 375 degrees, remove from oven

Next combine INGREDIENTS:
2 C whole pecans
3 Lg eggs
1 C light corn syrup
½ C white sugar
4 Tbsp Butter melted
1 tsp vanilla extract
Dash salt

Mix these ingredients and spread over crust with apples. Bake at 350 degrees for one hour, (foil tent to wrap side crust only helps with color). Remove, cool, slice and enjoy!

Cheers!

Peach Salad with Fruited and Spicy Sausage Balls & Lively Maple Vinaigrette

Peach Salad with Fruited and Spicy Sausage Balls & Lively Maple Vinaigrette

From the Kitchen of Terri N. Bergman

Melt in your mouth Peaches, super ripe Strawberries, poppin Blackberries sit atop a bed of fresh greens and chopped Mint! Now let’s have fun and add Stilton Cheese in a wedge, toasted Pecans and the finale KB’s own Fruited and Spicy Sausage balls skewered in a row! Dress this salad with a light Vinaigrette with a touch of sweetness from Maple Syrup…yes we have arrived.  Enjoy this beautiful and delicious Salad as a lunch or as a deck eating and wine drinking dinner! Not into the Sausage Balls, well add a second cheese (Brie)  more fruit (Blueberries) and a little garnish of compote! Equally delish!

SERVES: 2
LEVEL: Easy – assembly

INGREDIENTS:
2 large handfuls of fresh salad greens
1 large handful of chopped mint leaves

1 ripe Peach, sliced but not peeled
8 large strawberries hulled and halved 
Small wedge of Stilton Cheese halved
½ Cup Toasted Pecans
6 KB’s Fruited and Spicy Sausage Balls

In two large salad bowls/platters place a handful of salad greens, and divide chopped mint leaves if available. Place half of the sliced fruits on each plate, sm. wedge of Stilton, add Pecans and Sausage Balls. I like to put the sausage balls on a skewer for presentation, either fresh Rosemary or wooden spear. 

The dressing is not tossed but drizzled over the salad once it is composed.

MAPLE VINAIGRETTE:
½ C Olive Oil
¼ C Rice Wine Vinegar

1 tsp Dijon Mustard
1 Tbsp of Maple Syrup
Squeeze fresh lemon if available
½ Tsp of Amazing Heat 
Salt n Pepper 

Shake or whisk together and drizzle over salad.  Add salt n pepper to individual salads per taste.

Check out our recipe for:
Fruited and Spicy Sausage Balls