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French Apple Pie Recipe

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Claudia Salewske


4-5 large apples (Gravenstein or Granny Smith)
3/4 cup of sugar
1 tbs. flour
1/4 tsp. salt
1 tsp. cinnamon
2/3 cup flour
1/3 cup butter or margarine (slightly softened)
1/3 cup brown sugar
1/3 cup chopped nuts (pecans or walnuts)

Prepare one pie crust* 9 or 10 inch (or buy one) Wash, peel, and slice apples into thin pieces, about 1" inch length. Mix in ingredients and stir well. Place in prepared crust. Mix (cut in with a fork) the ingredients for topping & sprinkle them over the apples. If the mixture appears dry, sprinkle or spray about 1 1/2 tbs. of water evenly around the pie filling/topping.
No graham cracker crust.
Bake at 425o for 12 minutes; then drop oven to 350o and bake for another 45 minutes.
Delicious with a scoop of vanilla ice cream or a thin slice of cheddar cheese. Serves 8-10 depending on slice size.




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