Learn how to cook great old time mincemeat pie made with pork.
Samantha whorton. Aug 9 2018 explore alana rs board mincemeat pie on pinterest. 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. Also apricot juice can be substituted for the pineapple juice. Bring to a boil then reduce heat to a simmer.
Mincemeat pie also called mince pie has occupied a prominent place on britains holiday table for centuries and that tradition continues today. Add the onion and cook for 2 3. The pie crust recipe i usually use is. Roll out half of pastry dough on floured surface and line 9 inch pie plate.
Spoon the mincemeat filling into a pastry lined pie plate. See more ideas about mincemeat pie mince meat minced meat recipe. Preheat the oven to 200c400fgas 6. Christmas pie by william henry hunt 1790 1864.
In a dutch oven combine beef and apple cider. A friend gave me this recipe for mincemeat many years ago. A note about meat. A note about sugar.
Heat the oil in a deep frying pan and fry the beef mince for 4 5 minutes breaking it up with a wooden spoon as it browns. Heat oven to 4250f. Roll out remaining pastry dough on floured surface. In a medium bowl stir together the mincemeat apple walnuts brown sugar brandy and lemon juice until well combined.
Feel free to cut back on the brown sugar if you prefer. It is so good that even those who do not care for mincemeat pie likes it. If preferred use molasses instead of sorghum. Centuries ago mincemeat was far less sweet than it is today.
Old time mincemeat pie made with pork recipe. Roll out remaining disk of dough. Seal the crust around the edge with a fork and cut little slivers in the middle to let out steam. Then bake in a 400 degree oven for about 45 minutes or until the crust looks golden brown.
If youre put off at the thought of adding meat to mincemeat like our. Place rack in lowest position in oven. Preheat oven to 425 degrees f. This makes enough filling for 2 9 inch pies.
Line a 9 pie plate with your favorite pie pastry recipe see below. Cover filling with top crust. Pour the mincemeat filling inside spreading it evenly and then put on the top crust.