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Tiny Pies

Apologies for the sugar rush this week, but ’tis the season.

There’s a sweet little pie shop in my neighborhood that boasts a bakery case full of the cutest little pies you’ll ever see.  Pies in jars, lollipop pies, handheld pies.  Little deep-dish pies piled impossibly high with whipped cream or meringue.  Itty-bitty mini muffin bite-sized pies.  And, of course, the classic larger size.

I love them all, but my special favorite is the Cutie Pie, made in a standard-size muffin tin.  It’s substantial enough, but you can get away with eating one all by yourself.  In fact, I recommend that you do so.  Make them for your holiday table, sure, but be sure to set aside a few moments and at least one tiny pie to enjoy alone as well.

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