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shoofly pie

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. shoofly pie(noun)

    open pie filled with a mixture of sweet crumbs and molasses

Wiktionary

  1. shoofly pie(Noun)

    A fluffy pie made from molasses, traditional among the Pennsylvania Dutch

  2. Origin: So-called because the molasses attract flies, which must be shooed away.

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  1. Shoofly pie

    Shoofly pie is a molasses pie considered traditional among the Pennsylvania Dutch and also known in Southern cooking. The pie may get its name because the sweet molasses odor attracts flies that must be "shooed" away. The shoofly pie's origins may come from the treacle tart with the primary difference being the use of molasses rather than golden syrup. A Montgomery pie is similar to a shoofly pie, except lemon juice is usually added to the bottom layer and buttermilk to the topping. A chess pie is also similar, but it is unlayered.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of shoofly pie in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of shoofly pie in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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