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Sugar Rush: Blueberry Pie Cups at Hill Country Chicken

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[Photograph: Kathy YL Chan]

Pies can be a hit or miss at Hill Country Chicken, but this three-inch Blueberry Pie ($3.50) is one of their best this season: a classic flaky crust and a bounty of fresh blueberries with lemon juice and sugar. It's perfectly fine at room temperature, but if you have time, a quick warm-through in the oven makes it that much more fabulous. The sweet juices bubble over, the crust deepens in color, and all you need is a spoon and napkin. Plus, how could you not fall for the tiny sugar-sprinkled pie crust star on the top?

Hill Country Chicken

1123 Broadway, New York, NY 10010 (map)
212-257-6446
hillcountrychicken.com

About the author: Originally from Honolulu, Kathy YL Chan blogs at Kathy YL Chan, where she chronicles her eats and travel adventures between Hawai'i, New York and beyond. She firmly believes that there is always room for dessert.

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