Apple Pear Pie

Karen Redmond

By
@Karen_Redmond

One of my personal summertime desserts. I made a lot of servers happy too.


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Rating:
★★★★★ 10 votes
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Serves:
8
Prep:
1 Hr 20 Min
Cook:
35 Min
Method:
Bake

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Notes from the Test Kitchen:
The tartness of the Granny Smith apples combines with the delightful sweetness of the pears to make for one to-die-for pie! A terrifically well done pie.

NOTE: We used two pie crusts, one for the bottom and one for the top.

Ingredients

6
pear, fresh, peeled, cored and sliced
6
apples, granny smith, peeled, cored and sliced
1 Tbsp
lemon juice
1
deep dish pie crust
1/2 tsp
cinnamon
1 stick
butter
1 tsp
vanilla
1 c
white sugar
1 c
brown sugar, light

Step-By-Step

Step 1 Direction Photo

1Pre-heat oven to 375 degrees.

2In a medium saucepan add the pears, apples, butter minus 2 tablespoons, vanilla, 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon, and both sugars (minus 2 tablespoons of the white). Boil for 25 minutes.

3Pour into pie crust, then top with the second crust. Put in your air holes wherever you want. Bake for 10 minutes.

4Add the rest of the sugar, cinnamon and butter in a small saucepan. Heat until melted.

5Spoon onto the half-baked pie. Then put back into the oven and bake for 25 minutes more or until golden brown. Let cool and serve.

6Tip: Serve with vanilla ice cream if you want to serve hot.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Pies
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Collection: A+ Apple Pie
Recipe For: Apple Pie
Hashtags: #apple, #pear, #pie