In November 2017, Broadway in Cincinnati held a local contest encouraging local bakers to submit their best pie recipe that reflects the spirit of Jenna’s whimsical pies in the upcoming show WAITRESS.
Submitted by Tracy Bellman, Tres Belles Cakes
Use your favorite wrist recipe or a store bought pie crust
1 pound fresh cranberries
1 tsp cinnamon
1/4 tsp allspice
1/4 tsp nutmeg
1/4 cup cornstarch
1/2 cup + 1/3 cup water
Combine cranberries and 1/2 cup water. Heat to boiling. Reduce heat and simmer until berries start to pop. Stir in cinnamon, allspice and nutmeg. Simmer 5 minutes, stirring occasionally. In a separate cup, combine 1/3 cup water and 1/4 cup cornstarch. Gradually stir mixture into cranberries. Heat to boiling and stir for 1 minute. Pour mixture into pie crust and bake 35-40 minutes in 400 degree oven.
Garnish with whipped cream if desired.