Sweet Elena's Bakery

 

Sweet Elena's Thanksgiving Pies

Thanksgiving Pies

Pie Tasting

Golden Latte

 

House in Gascony, France

Elena's House in Gascony, France




 

HAPPY THANKSGIVING!

This Thanksgiving celebrate with a Sweet Elena's Pie. Order your holiday pies for Thanksgiving today. All our pies are made from scratch with organic ingredients. Our mincemeat pie is unique and vegetarian.

Pie Order Form

Don't Miss Sweet Elenas
Fall Pie Tasting!
Saturday, November 17th
11AM to 4PM, $8.00

Just in time to order Thanksgiving Pies! Come and taste our classic pies and other flavors.

Golden Latte at Sweet Elena's!

Stop by and try our version of a golden latte, caffinated or not with turmeric, orange peel and anise seeds, a touch of our homemade whipped cream and a sprinkle of raw sugar.

Black Pie Day!

Stop by on Friday, November 23rd (Black Friday) and pick up a pie at 50% off! Now that's a deal you will not want to miss out on.

Mary's Mince Meat Pie Recipe

Mary worked for us here at bakery and developed this recipe for us. She was a wonderful spirit. I am Nonna to her daughters.

Filling Ingredients:
* Diced 2 Quinces Apple
* 1/2 cup Dates, dried chopped
* 1/2 cup Calymira Dried Figs
* 1/2 cup blond raisins
* 1 cup dried currants
* 1 juiced orange and zest
* 1 T lemon juice
* 1/2 cup brandy
* 1 t cinnamon
* 1/2 t mace
* 1/2 t allspaice
* 1/4 t cloves
* 3 T candied orange peel

Marinate the whole thing in your refrigerator for a month.

Pie Crust:
(I always make some and freeze some)
Mix by hand without overdoing it:
*3# organic pastry flour
*1 T t Sea salt
* 5 cups sweet Butter cubed
* add about more or less 1cup c of iced water, just to gather the dough
* Refrigerate for a couple of hours. Roll 2 circles of dough, one into a 9" pie pan
* the other for the top, we like to cut out leaves and place them on top
* Brush with egg yolk
* Sprinkle some raw sugar
* Bake at 300 or 325 till golden about 35-40mn (each oven is different)

Elena's House in the Southwest
of France is on Airbnb...
Check Rates and Pictures!

"LA MAISON DU TILLEUL"
- Villeneuve de Mezin -
Lot et Garonne.
https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/23979515

Time to make reservations for Elena's
house in the Southwest of France
for 2018!

How about visiting the fabulous Flower Festival in Fources (the last Sunday of April)?

$600 per week April - end of September. $500 per week October - end of March.

Contact sweetelenasbakery@gmail.com

Take a Trip to France and Stay at
Elena's Home

Dreamed of a french vacation? We have the perfect place for you to stay near Nerac. $600 per week April-End of September. $500 per week October- end of March. Contact sweetelenasbakery@gmail.com

The house features a large open style kitchen and living room (the French call this a "piece a vivre") with a fireplace, dishwasher, refrigerator, fully equipped kitchen, 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 1 shower, 1 toilet, washing machine, line dry clothes, sleeps a family of 4 - 5 maximum. The house does not have TV, telephone or WiFi.

In the heart of Gascony live life with vigor, embrace the best food of the region and savor the sites! Don't forget to enjoy some of the world famous Gascon wines and Armangnac, the region's feisty answer to Cognac.

Visit our web site for more information: www.facebook.com/lagascogne4rent