Tuesday, 6 May 2014

BLUEBERRY AND ORANGE PIE






1 shortcrust pastry – 100g of caster sugar – 40g of corn flour – 15cl of water – 400g of blueberries – 40g of butter – the juice and the zest of half an orange.

Preheat your oven to 200°.
Line a round mould pie with baking paper.
Unroll your pastry and fill with baking beans.
Bake for 10 minutes then remove the beans and return to the oven for a further five minutes. 
Set aside.
Meanwhile, in a saucepan, gently bring to the boil the sugar with the water and corn flour.
Add delicately the blueberries. Cook for 3 minutes.
Put the blueberries’ preparation in a bowl and combine together with the butter, the zest and the orange juice.
Pour this mixture into the cooked pie.
Set aside in the fridge. Best served chilled.

20 comments:

  1. Sounds great. Will try it later on. Hola, Sofia

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  2. This is a very promissing recipe. I like the picture. Best, Linda

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    1. Thank you very much Linda. I am sure you will like this pie. Best, Sixte

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  3. Blueberry and orange pie is going to feature in my evening dinner tonight. Thank you for this recipe.Gloria

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    1. You're welcome Gloria. Good luck for your dinner tonight. Best, Sixte

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    2. It was fantastically good. Thank you again, Sixte. Gloria

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    3. Thank you so much Gloria for letting me know. So glad it went so well...Best, Sixte

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  4. I love fruit pies. This one in particular. Thanks, Sara

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    1. You're very welcome Sara. Very glad you enjoyed it! Best, Sixte

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  5. Perfect dessert for this evening. ciao, Steph

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    1. Thank you very much Steph. Enjoy ! Best, Sixte

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    2. I was right! This was a perfect dessert. Thanks Sixte. Steph

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    3. You're very welcome Steph...Best, Sixte

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  6. Sixte, your fruit pie is extraordinary. Spring is on the way. Leokadia

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    1. Thank you very much Leokadia (what a lovely name), for your nice comment. Spring seems to be stuck in a kind of traffic jam, but it will come...Best, Sixte

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  7. Nothing is better than your orange and blueberry pie. I loved it (and had 2 large pieces - don't tell anyone, please). Portia

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    1. I'm very glad you liked it so much Portia. I will not tell anyone (secret of confession...). Best, Sixte

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  8. Hey Sixte, you are so good with the sweets. I admire you, Christine

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    1. Thank you so much Christine, your comment is really sweet...Best, Sixte

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