Pumpkin pie is tasty and healthy.
Pumpkin is the largest vegetable thatgrows in our garden. It is great for those who watch their shape and want to eat right, getting all the necessary vitamins. This vegetable is very rich in vitamins of group B, C, carotene, fiber and minerals.
In its raw form, the pumpkin has almost no taste, but after cooking it becomes sweet. Various soups, cold and hot snacks, desserts and vitamin drinks are prepared with it.
And I want to offer you, try to cookpumpkin pie. The dish turns out very beautiful, tasty and, most importantly, useful. For a pie, it is better to choose a small vegetable with a thick flesh. Before cooking it can be baked or used canned. To make the filling more fragrant, add your favorite spices. Pie dough suitable for anyone. Try different options and choose according to your taste.
Pumpkin pie with cottage cheese
For the preparation we need:
For the dough: half a glass of sifted flour, a packet of butter, five spoonfuls of sugar, an egg, a little water.
For filling: half a kilogram of fresh pumpkin, a glass of sugar, one lemon, five eggs, two tablespoons of starch, a glass of black currant berries, two tablespoons of powdered sugar, a small packet of vanillin, 750 grams of cottage cheese, lemon peel.
From the prepared products we knead short pastry, cover with food film and put it away in the cold.
While the dough cools, turn to pumpkin. Vegetable me, peel and cut the flesh with medium cubes, boil them for about fifteen minutes. In the water where the pumpkin is brewed, add two tablespoons of sugar and squeeze out the juice from the lemon. The finished vegetable is mashed until it is mashed and left to cool.
Roll out the short pastry and put it in a greased form, slightly lifting the edges. Cover the dough with parchment paper and bake at high temperature for fifteen minutes.
Now we are preparing the filling. Take the cottage cheese, add in it zest, yolks, sugar, starch and lemon juice. Proteins whisk separately whilst forming an airy foam and add it to the cottage cheese. We also lay out pumpkin puree here.
Currant well washed, letting water drain, dried and evenly spread on the baked cake. We spread the cottage cheese-pumpkin mass from above and put it in the oven for forty minutes.
Before removing it from the mold, allow it to cool. Then we pour the pumpkin pie with powdered sugar, cut into pieces and serve it to the table. Believe me, it is very tasty!
American Pumpkin Pie
This is a traditional dish, which is prepared in the US on Thanksgiving Day.
For the dough: one and a half glasses of flour, salt, half a glass of soft butter, one yolk.
For the filling: a pumpkin weighing about a kilogram, two eggs, six tablespoons of sugar, a glass of cream, four spoons of sweet syrup, salt, a spoon of spices and powdered sugar.
In the flour add salt, butter and rub until crumbs. Then drive in the yolk, add a spoonful of ice water and knead the dough. From the finished dough, we form the ball and remove it for half an hour in the refrigerator.
In the meantime, we are preparing the filling. Pumpkin is cleaned, cut into cubes, put into a saucepan, add water and cook until soft. After mashing it with a fork and spread it in a sieve to make the glass water.
We roll the dough, put it into a mold with a removablebottom, pierced with a fork and cover with oiled paper. Bake for ten minutes at 200 degrees. Then we remove the paper and put it in the oven for another five minutes.
Spread out the pumpkin puree. Then rub the eggs with sugar, add syrup, cream, spices, salt, mix everything and put it into shape too.
We put the pumpkin pie on for forty minutes. Sprinkle with cooked powder.
Ingredients: three and a half glasses of flour, a spoonful of salt, three spoons of baking powder, a spoon of vegetable oil, four eggs, two glasses of pumpkin puree, cinnamon, two glasses of sugar.
In the flour pour baking powder, salt and spices. In a separate cup, beat eggs, sugar, butter, spread the pumpkin and add everything to the flour. We mix everything thoroughly and bake in the mul'tivarke. Readiness can be checked with a toothpick.