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Greengage Pie

Can you tell that me and pie are having a special moment? After (sort of) conquering the lattice last week I wanted to give it another go, so it was the first thing that sprung to mind when I came across greengages.. “Cate, what the f**k are greengages?” is a question I know some of you are asking, because I’ve been posting about them on social media this week and gotten a similar response. I don’t know a whole lot about them either, we’ve only just met and we’re still learning about each other, greengages and I. What I do know is that they’re a type of plum, and they like to be treated as such. I know that when it comes to pie, most people like to put the fruit in raw and have it come out lovely and soft and cooked. I like my pie filling jammier, so I cook it on the hob first then again in the oven. That’s just me though, you go ahead and do you. Please don’t be nervous about …