Cherry Hand Pies

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Appears in Cook's Illustrated May/June 2022, America's Test Kitchen TV

Turning pie into a handheld package puts all the best qualities of fruit-filled pastry within your grasp.

SERVESMakes 8 hand pies

TIME1¼ hours, plus 1 hour 35 minutes chilling and cooling

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WHY THIS RECIPE WORKS

Hand pies treat you to the pleasures of sugar-crusted pastry and vibrant, jewel-toned fruit without tethering you to a plate and fork. The dough needs a little extra structure, so we made rough puff: a type of pastry dough that contains mor...

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