Ba da Bing Cherry Pie - The most heavenly smells to waft through your house.  You should probably close the windows, though, or else the whole neighborhood will be knocking on your door.

Summary: The most heavenly smells to waft through your house.  You should probably close the windows, though, or else the whole neighborhood will be knocking on your door.

Ingredients:

 

  • 1 batch chilled piecrust dough for a double-crust pie (I like this one.)
  • 4 cups pitted fresh Bing cherries (about 2 1/2 pounds unpitted)
  • 4 tablespoons cornstarch
  • 1 cup sugar
  • Pinch of salt
  • 1/2 cup cherry preserves
  • Juice of half a lemon
  • 1/4 teaspoon almond extract
  • 1 tablespoon cold unsalted butter, cut into small pieces
  • 1 egg, beaten with 1 tablespoon water
  • Turbinado sugar, for sprinkling

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