Cookbook:Raisin Crumb Pie

Raisin Crumb Pie
Category Pie recipes
Servings 2 Pies
Time 2 hours (with pre-prepared crusts)

Cookbook | Ingredients | Recipes | American cuisine | Vegetarian Cuisine | Dessert


For 2 pies:


  1. Wash and clean raisins and add the cold water and 1½ cups of sugar.
  2. Cook until the raisins are tender and plump.
  3. Set aside to cool.
  4. Preheat oven to 440°F.
  5. Mix the flour, 1½ cups of sugar, and the shortening, crumbling well with the fingers. Take out one cup of these crumbs and set aside.
  6. To the remaining crumb mixture, add the eggs and milk; mix well.
  7. Stir in the baking powder.
  8. Line two large pie tins with pie crust and fill with cooked raisins. Pour over this the batter and sprinkle the top with the cup of reserved crumbs.
  9. Bake in a hot oven at 440°F for 10 minutes, then reduce heat to moderate oven (350°F) and finish baking, about 35 minutes.