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Daily Archives: October 6, 2011

 The ladies of Saltspring Island made the most delicious apple pies for the apple Festival.    By noon, pies were sold out.

Rolling out the dough



Trimming the dough



Peeling apples





Each pie had a letter for the apple
variety inside the pie.





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Ready for the oven


The slice of apple pie I sampled was delicious and tasted like more! 

Ready to eat!



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