Best Friend's Rhubarb Pie -- Quad-Cities Online Recipe Book
Search Recipes

Submit a recipe
 

Pies:

Best Friend's Rhubarb Pie

Comment on this recipe

Ingredients

2 cups rhubarb, cut thin
1 cup sugar
2 tablespoons flour
Dash salt
1 egg, beaten
1 unbaked pie shell
1/2 cup brown sugar
2 tablespoons flour
2 tablespoons butter

Instructions

Mix together rhubarb, sugar, flour, salt and egg and pour into pie shell. Top with mixture of brown sugar, flour and butter. Bake at 400 degrees for 15 minutes, then lower to 350 degrees for 30 minutes. I have also used peaches or blueberries instead of the rhubarb.

Nancy Tragarz
East Moline




Local events heading








  Today is Monday, Sept. 1, the 244th day of 2014. There are 121 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: We are informed by J.H. Hull that the reason the street sprinkler was not at work yesterday settling the dust on the streets, was because one of his horses was injured.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Bonnie McGregor, a fleet-footed stallion owned by S.W. Wheelock of this community, covered himself with glory at Lexington, Ky, when he ran a mile in 2:13 1/2. The horse's value was estimated as at least $50,000.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Troops are pouring into Paris to prepare for defense of the city. The German army is reported to be only 60 miles from the capital of France.
1939 -- 75 years ago: The German army has invaded Poland in undeclared warfare. Poland has appealed to Great Britain and France for aid.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Publication of a plant newspaper, the Farmall Works News, has been launched at the Rock Island IHC factory and replaces a managerial newsletter.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Officials predict Monday's Rock Island Labor Parade will be the biggest and best ever. Last minute work continues on floats and costumes for the parade, which steps off a 9:30 a.m.




(More History)