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  •  We're just ripping you on your culinary ignorance (1+ / 0-)
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    I mean a pie should be a pie right <vbeg>?

    •  except when it's bitter (0+ / 0-)

      A tart is a pastry dish, usually sweet, that is a type of pie with an open top that is not covered with pastry.

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      LOL  My lovely symbolism of a bitter fruit to swallow has turned into a ....

      pie fight!


      by BobOak on Mon Aug 06, 2007 at 03:39:46 PM PDT

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      •  Here's my definition of tart versus pie (0+ / 0-)

        For me a sweet pie has a not sweet crust -- a classic shortening crust that is flaky.  A sweet tart OTOH has a sweet almost cookie like crust of "short pastry" and is always open faced.  A savory tart has a less sweet short pastry crust, not the flaky crust a savory quiche would have.

        I love cooking and baking <g>.

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