Hand-Held Apple Pies

Hand-held Apple Pies

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Sherri Boyce

By
@Sherri_Boyce

I have made these for my kids and they love them

Rating:

☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes

Serves:
Yield: 2 dozen
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Convection Oven

Ingredients

  • 1 pkg
    (8 ounces) cream cheese, softened
  • 1 c
    unsalted butter, softened
  • 2 c
    all-purpose flour
  • 1/4 tsp
    salt
  • FILLING:

  • 1/4 c
    sugar
  • 1/4 tsp
    ground cinnamon
  • 1/8 tsp
    ground allspice
  • 2 c
    finely chopped peeled tart apples
  • 2 Tbsp
    cold unsalted butter
  • FINISHING:

  • 1
    large egg yolk
  • 2 Tbsp
    water
  • ·
    coarse sugar and cinnamon-sugar

How to Make Hand-Held Apple Pies

Step-by-Step

  1. In a large bowl, beat cream cheese and butter until smooth. Combine flour and salt; gradually add to butter mixture until well blended.
    Divide dough in half.
    Shape each into a ball, then flatten into a disk.
    Wrap in plastic wrap and refrigerate for 1 hour.
    Combine the sugar, cinnamon and allspice; set aside. Divide each portion of dough into 12 balls
  2. On a lightly floured surface, roll each ball into a 4-in. circle. Place a tablespoonful of chopped apples on one side. Sprinkle with 1/2 teaspoon sugar mixture; dot with 1/4 teaspoon butter.
    In a small bowl, whisk egg yolk and water.
    Brush edges of pastry with egg wash; fold pastry over filling and seal edges well with a fork.
  3. Place 2 in. apart on ungreased baking sheets.
    Brush remaining egg wash over tops. Cut slits in pastry. Sprinkle with coarse sugar and cinnamon-sugar.
    Bake at 425° for 11-14 minutes or until golden brown. Remove to wire racks to cool.
  4. To Make Ahead: Pastry can be prepared and rolled out a day in advance. Stack pastry rounds between floured sheets of waxed paper

Printable Recipe Card

About Hand-Held Apple Pies

Course/Dish: Fruit Desserts
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American



Leave a Comment

Ooey Gooey Grilled Cheese Recipes That Will Make You Drool

Ooey Gooey Grilled Cheese Recipes That Will Make You Drool


We’re talking ooey. We’re talking gooey. We’re talking cheesy. That’s right, we’re featuring the heavenly goodness that is grilled cheese. These grilled cheese recipes are not for the faint of heart. Golden brown bread surrounds drool-worthy flavor combos, both savory and sweet! Try to contain yourself from licking the screen, these next-level grilled cheese recipes […]

Fresh Garlic Recipes Every Garlic Lover Needs

Fresh Garlic Recipes Every Garlic Lover Needs


Over the years I’ve learned people have strong opinions about fresh garlic. Either someone loves it and can’t get enough or they hold the garlic when a recipe calls for it. Personally, I’m team garlic. I love that it can enhance an assortment of recipes. For those garlic lovers, this Janet’s Notebook is for you. […]

9 Tater Tot Recipes the Whole Family Will Love

9 Tater Tot Recipes the Whole Family Will Love


Tater tots – you either love them or you hate them. When you’re under 18, there’s a 100% chance you love them, making tater tots a must-make for busy moms. However, there are only so many times you can have them as a side. That’s where these recipes come in. From tater tot casseroles to […]