Corn and Tomato Pie
Preparation time: 50 min
1 1/2 cups corn, about 3 ears
1 1/2 pounds beefsteak tomatoes, about 4 medium, diced
4 strips bacon, cut into small pieces and cooked (optional)
1/4 cup mayonnaise or sour cream
2 green onions, sliced
1 handful basil, chopped
1 1/2 cups cheddar cheese, grated
1/4 teaspoon cayenne
salt and pepper to taste
2 pie crusts pastry or biscuit
1 tablespoon butter, melted
1.Mix the corn, tomatoes, bacon, mayo, green onions, basil, cheddar cheese and cayenne and season with salt and pepper.
2.Fit one of the pie crusts into a 9 inch pie plate, pour in the corn and tomato mixture and fit the remaining pie crust on top folding it over the edges of the bottom one and crimping to seal in the juices.
3.Brush top of the pie with butter and cut 3-4 1-2 inch slits in the crust to let out the steam.
4.Bake in a preheated 350F/180C oven until the top is golden brown and the filling is bubbling, about 30-40 minutes.