Tuesday, December 1, 2009

How to make an apple pie:

Peel 4 apples

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and chop

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until you get this:
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slice each wedge into 3-4 pieces:

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pour 1 tbsp of lemon juice over and set aside:
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In a separate bowl mix 1 tsp cinnamon, 3/4 c sugar, 2 tbls flour, and a dash of salt

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toss with apples
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press pie crust into pie pan and flute the edges by pinching a little bit of dough on the outside and pressing your finger in the pinch from the inside
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(*secret confession: this is actually my cherry pie crust)

Then blend 1/3 c butter, 1/3 c firmly packed brown sugar, and 2/3 c flour until crumbly.

Pour apple mixture into crust
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Followed by crumble topping

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Bake at 400 degrees for 40-45 minutes

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Enjoy!
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For best results, serve warm with a huge scoop of vanilla ice cream.


Happy Belated Thanksgiving from bright and sunny California!

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2 comments:

  1. Oh yum. I'm getting motivated to try this! Loved your photo documentation! I am the worse at doing a step by step! This is great!

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