Vermont McIntosh Apple Pie With Chedder Crust

Nancy Allen

By
@mawmawnan

This a such a tasty apple pie with an awesome chedder pie crust that's real satisfying.


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Serves:

6 servings

Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

55 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1 1/2 c
all-purpose flour
1/2 c
shortening
1 1/2 c
grated chedder cheese
4 to 6 Tbsp
ice water

FILLING

2 medium
mcintosh apples, peeled, cored and thinly sliced
1 Tbsp
water
1 Tbsp
brown sugar
1 Tbsp
cinnamon
1/2 c
sugar
2/3 c
heavy cream
1/4 c
grated rind and juice of one orange or lemon
1/4 c
sherry (i used apple cider)
3
eggs,well beaten
can add a meringue on top

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 400F. Combine first 4 ingredients together for your pie crust. Roll out and press into a 9 inch pie plate, set aside.
2
Cook the apples in the water until soft. Add the brown sugar and cinnamon, then the sugar , cream, rinds and juice of fruit (apple or orange) and sherry or cider, and eggs. Pour into pie crust. Bake for 15 minutes, then lower oven to 325F and bake an additional 40-45 minutes until pie is pretty set not jiggly. Cool. Top with meringue.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Pies
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy