Ritz Mock Apple Pie

Penny Hall

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@FantasyFaery54

Depression Era Pie Recipe


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Serves:

6-8

Cook:

50 Min

Ingredients

1 (9 inch) pie shells
2 cups water
2 teaspoons cream of tartar
1 lemon, rind of, grated
36 ritz crackers
2 cups sugar
2 tablespoons lemon juice
cinnamon

Directions Step-By-Step

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Servings:
6-8 Servings Size
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Directions:
Prep Time: 0 mins

Total Time: 50 mins
1 Roll out bottom crust of pastry and fit into 9-inch pie plate. Break Ritz Crackers coarsely into pastry-lined plate. Combine water, sugar and cream of tartar in saucepan, boil gently for 15 minutes.
2 Add lemon juice and rind.
3 Cool.
4 Pour this syrup over Crackers, dot generously with butter or margarine and sprinkle with cinnamon.
5 Cover with top crust. Trim and flute edges together.
6 Cut slits in top crust to let steam escape. Bake in a hot oven (425 F) 30 to 35 minutes, until crust is crisp and golden.
7 Serve warm.
8 Cut into 6 to 8 slices.
9 -- Found lurking on a Ritz Crackers box


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About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Pies
Other Tag: Quick & Easy