Red Wine Apple Pie

2
Laura Spencer-Whitacre

By
@thebiscottigirl

I wanted to share this recipe with everyone, an international dessert, fruit, wine and cheese, I won a blue ribbon at the fair a few years ago, hope you will enjoy, most requested at my house.

Rating:

★★★★★ 5 votes

Comments:
Serves:
8
Prep:
40 Min
Cook:
45 Min

Ingredients

  • 5 c
    thinly sliced tart apples,
  • 3/4 c
    sugar
  • 1/4 c
    sweet red wine (port is a great choice)
  • 1 Tbsp
    lemon juice
  • 1/4 c
    all purpose flour
  • 2 Tbsp
    sugar
  • 1/8 tsp
    salt
  • 3 Tbsp
    butter
  • 2 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1 c
    shredded sharp cheddar cheese, (4oz)
  • 1 tsp
    salt
  • 2/3+`2 T c
    vegetable shortening/ or lard
  • 4-5 Tbsp
    ice water

How to Make Red Wine Apple Pie

Step-by-Step

  1. preheat oven 425.
    Place apples, 3/4 cup sugar, the wine and the lemon juice in a 3 qt pan. Cover and cook over med. heat, stirring often until apples are tender, 7 to 8 minutes is good.
    Mix 1/4 cup flour, 2 tablespoons sugar and 1/8 teasoon salt: stir into apple mixture. Heat to boiling, stirring constantly. Boil and stir 1 minute. remove from heat. Stir in Butter. cool to room temp.
  2. Heat oven to 425*. measure 2 cups of flour, the cheese and 1 teas salt into bowl; cut in shortening. Sprinkle in water, 1 teas. at a time, mixing until flour is moistened and pastry almost cleans side of bowl.(1 or 2 teas more water may be added if needed.
    Gather pastry into ball; divide in half and shape into 2 flattened rounds on a lightly floured surface and rolling pin.roll out to 10 inches and ease into 8 in pie pan.
  3. Turn apple mixture into pastry lined pan. roll out 2nd round of pastry, place on top flute edges,Cover edge with 3in foil strip to prevent escess browning. Bake 25 to 30 minutes, remove foil bake 15 minutes longer. Enjoy

Printable Recipe Card

About Red Wine Apple Pie

Course/Dish: Fruit Desserts



Show 24 Comments & Reviews

Recipes You Can Make With Orange Juice

Recipes You Can Make With Orange Juice


Did you stock up when orange juice was on sale and realize you bought too much? Or, did someone put the container back in the fridge with only a little bit left? Well, OJ isn’t just for drinking with breakfast. It’s a fantastic ingredient for cooking and baking, too. Here are 12 recipes to try […]

20 Dinner Ideas for When You Don’t Know What to Make

20 Dinner Ideas for When You Don’t Know What to Make


Ever feel like your weekly menu is stuck in a rut? We’re here to help. These family tested and approved recipes will shake up your kitchen and be a hit at your dinner table. Easy to make and oh-so-yummy, check out these tried and true dinner ideas for when you don’t know what to make!

18 Recipes for Roasted Fall Vegetables

18 Recipes for Roasted Fall Vegetables


Brussels sprouts and potatoes and butternut squash – oh my! These roasted vegetable recipes are everything you need for the perfect fall side dish. Easy, healthy and flavorful, you’ll use produce that’s in season to make these tasty dishes. From garlic to balsamic to apples, the tasty additions to these roasted fall vegetables are winners!