Fall's Fave Face Pie
Convert an apple pie into a scarecrow and watch crowds (and maybe even crows!) gather. Use our patterns, pastry shapes, Icing Colors, colored sugars and chocolate Jimmies Sprinkle Decorations to shape the hat-topped head.
Pie serves 8.
Prepare 2 crust recipes and roll out top and bottom crust for 1 recipe. Place bottom crust in pan and fill with apple filling. Position top crust and crimp edges with fork.
Cut small slits in eye areas. Bake and cool pie. Roll out 2nd crust recipe. Trace patterns (hat, eyes, nose) with toothpick; cut.
Brush shapes with water; sprinkle hat with blue sugar and hat band area with jimmies. Bake pieces at 400°F until light brown; let cool.
For hair, combine white-white and yellow icing colors and brush onto 12 lengths of spaghetti, 4 in. long; let dry.
Paint eyes with white-white and pupils with black icing color. For nose, combine orange color with white-white and brush on.
Paint cheeks with rose and mouth with black icing color. Insert lollipop sticks at top edge of pie to support hat.
Position eyes, nose and hat. Insert hair below hat. Shape fabric into a scarf and position.