Classic Apple Pie

6
Steven Wilson

By
@unccalum

The lemon zest and fresh lemon juice in this pie make it taste so fresh and even more delicious!

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The flavors in this pie are so good.  I don’t think I have ever had an apple pie with lemon zest and lemon juice in it, and that really did the trick to bring the flavor up several notches.  I would put this pie up against my Aunt Eileen’s apple pie... which is saying something! The Test Kitchen


Rating:

★★★★★ 17 votes

Comments:
Serves:
6-8
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
1 Hr
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 2 lb
    Honey Crisp apples, peeled, cored and sliced 1/4 inch thick
  • 1 1/2 lb
    granny smith apples, peeled, cored and sliced 1/4 inch thick
  • 3/4 c
    sugar
  • 2 Tbsp
    all purpose flour
  • ·
    juice from 1 lemon
  • ·
    lemon zest, grated from 1 lemon
  • 1/4 tsp
    salt
  • 1/4 tsp
    nutmeg
  • 1/4 tsp
    cinnamon
  • 1 pkg
    refrigerated pie crusts, at room temperature
  • 1
    egg white, slightly beaten
  • 1 Tbsp
    sugar

How to Make Classic Apple Pie

About Classic Apple Pie

Course/Dish: Pies, Fruit Desserts
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Collection: Thanksgiving Table
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Recipe For: Apple Pie




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