Sour Cream Apple Pie

Terese Galgano

By
@Terese

Sweetened sour cream swirls around apple slices with a crumb topping.

Rating:
★★★★★ 10 votes
Comments:
Serves:
8
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
4 Hr 30 Min
Method:
Bake

Blue Ribbon Recipe

Notes from the Test Kitchen:
This has all the traditional apple pie goodness with the addition of scrumptious, crumbly topping! I like vanilla ice cream on mine, and I bet that some caramel sauce would be great too.

Ingredients

1
refrigerated pie crust

FILLING

1 1/4 c
sour cream
3/4 c
sugar
1/4 c
flour (self rising)
2 tsp
vanilla extract
1
egg
6 c
1/4 inch slices peeled baking apples

TOPPING

1/2 c
flour (self rising)
1/2 c
chopped walnuts
1/4 c
sugar
1/4 c
light brown sugar
1/2 tsp
ground cinnamon
3 Tbsp
cold butter or margarine

Step-By-Step

1Heat oven to 400F. Unroll pie crust in 9-inch pie plate as directed on box for one crust filled pie. In a large bowl, beat sour cream, granulated sugar, flour, vanilla and egg with a wire whisk until well blended, stir in apples. Pour into crust lined pie plate.
2Bake 15 minutes. Reduce temperature to 350F, bake 30 minutes longer.
3Meanwhile, in a medium bowl, mix all topping ingredients except butter. With a pastry blender or fork, cut in butter until mixture looks like course crumbs. Refrigerate until ready to use.
4Sprinkle topping over pie. Bake 20 to 25 minutes longer or until topping is golden brown. Cool completely on wire rack, about 2 hours. Cover and refrigerate any remaining pie.
5high altitude (3500-6500 ft) in step 4, bake 25 to 30 minutes.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Pies, Fruit Desserts
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Collection: Nuts for Baking
Recipe For: Apple Pie