Not to be confused with Scarborough Fair….or the song of that name.
Marlborough Pie is a rich, enriched sort of custard and apple concoction that is far too easy and good, good, good to have ever fallen out of favor.
And now seems to be having a teeny-tiny rebirth.
First – there are various historic sites that keep it alive, thank you Old Sturbridge Village
Here’s Ryan Beckman on pie
and then a story on Eater : what-is-marlborough-pie
…which could be why I’ve been fielding Marlborugh Pie questions all week…
Here’s a recipe from OSV