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Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
WOE: Low Carb Maintenance
Start Date: May 2005
Sweet Italian Turkey Sausage and Delicata Squash Pie
Sweet Italian Turkey Sausage and Delicata Squash Pie (8 servings approx 6 carbs each.)
1/3 c. + 1 T. shortening (I used crisco green with no trans fats)
3/4 c. Carbalose flour
1/4 c. resistant wheat starch
2 T. + 1 t. cold water
Cut shortening into flour until the particles are like small peas.
Sprinkle in water, 1 T. at a time tossing with fork until all flour is moistened and pastry is clinging to the side of the bowl.
Roll out between 2 lightly dusted(WPI) sheets of wax paper.
Invert into a 9 inch pie plate and press into place.
Prick crust all over with a fork and set aside
1 delicata squash (approx 1 1/2 cups)
1 lb sweet italian turkey sausage (remove tubes)
2 T. butter
1/4 cup shredded asigo cheese
12 oz 4 blend shredded italian cheeses.
salt and pepper to taste
Split, remove seeds, peel and cube delicata squash.
In a med-high large non-stick skillet sauté sausage, squash and butter till sausage is browned and squash is fork tender.
Then transfer to a lagre mixing bowl.
Add eggs, asigo cheese, salt, pepper and mix throughly.
Turn into the unbaked pie crust and top with blended cheese.
Bake in a preheated 350 oven for 40 minutes or until crust and cheese are golden brown.