Blind bake means to bake a pie crust without a filling. There are several techniques used to ensure that the pie crust holds it shape when baked empty. Pie weights can be placed in the shell to keep it from puffing. The shell can be lined with foil and dried beans or peas. Pricking the crust with a fork before baking also helps the crust keep its shape.

To bake a pie crust without the filling. Metal weights or dried beans are commonly used to weigh the crust down to prevent it from bubbling

Blind bake is also known as Baking blind

Blind baking refers to a method of preparing a pastry case before adding the filling, in order to prevent the bottom becoming soggy and undercooked. The pastry is first baked with a lining weighted with beans.

Related Articles

Bake Blind ■■■■■■■■
Bake Blind refers to a baking term which means to bake or partly-bake a pastry case before filling. It . . . Read More
Gooseberry ■■■■■■
Indian: NellikkaGooseberry is a small, round, and tart berry that belongs to the Ribes genus. These berries . . . Read More
Bakery ■■■■■■
Bakery is an establishment where bread, pastries, cakes, and other baked goods are produced and sold. . . . Read More
Timbale ■■■■■■
Timbale refers to mold in the shape of a large thimble or a drum shaped mold that has high sides, which . . . Read More
Oven ■■■■■
Oven: An oven is a thermally insulated chamber used for the heating, baking or drying of a substance, . . . Read More
Congo Peas ■■■■■
Congo Peas are dried peas with a sweet flavour. These green and brown peas are popular in Jamaican cooking. . . . Read More
Gungo Peas ■■■■■
Gungo Peas are dried peas with a sweet flavour. These green and brown peas are popular in Jamaican cooking. . . . Read More
Fava me Koukia ■■■■■
Fava me Koukia which is also known simply as Fava refers to a Greek stew or dip made from mashed or pureed . . . Read More
Adalu ■■■■■
Adalu refers to one of Nigeria's dishes that makes use of sweetcorn and beans as ingredients. Adalu is . . . Read More
Moyin-Moyin ■■■■■
Moyin-Moyin also known as Moin-Moin, Moi-Moi, Moimoi is referring to a savory bean pudding. It is usually . . . Read More