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My Favourite Dessert Recipe: Lemon Pie

As I have already told you, this year I am, for some reason, excited about the VDay (it is never the case). I think it’s because Makeup4all turns 5, and I’d like to celebrate!

So I thought I’d share one of my favourite recipes with you.  I get that for such an occasion (yeah, talking about VDay, hearts and roses here) people would expect brownies/macaroons/cupcakes.  But why not surprising them with something different? I personally am not a  big fan of sweets, desserts, cakes etc, as shocking as that may sound. But this lemon pie… I could almost kill for it!

Big thanks to my friend Lindsay, who is a cooking goddess, and who gave me this recipe, among many others.

lemon pie makeup4allI know that this is not the best photo but it’s the only one that I have, unfortunately.

So here we go:

 Pie Crust

  • 140 g flour
  • 115 g butter
  • 6 tablespoons water
  • 1 teaspoon salt

“Mix flour & salt with fork. Cut butter in small pieces and add to flour. Mix with fork, pressing butter into flour, until butter is the size of small peas. Gradually add water, one