Grandma's TN. Fried Pies

Grandma's Tn. Fried Pies Recipe

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Verlene Feijo( pronounce-Fay-Joe)

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@momscookin

A true Southern treat . My family from the rural Nashville ,Tn.area all learned how to make them from their Grannys.Wouldn't be a family reunion with out them.

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

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Serves:
12 to 15 depends on the size

Ingredients

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  • 1 pkg
    Dried Apples (or about 1/2 pound)
  • 1 qt
    water
  • 3/4 c
    Sugar
  • 1 tsp
    Cinnamon

How to Make Grandma's TN. Fried Pies

Step-by-Step

  1. Put apples and water in a large pot ;bring to a boil, Reduce heat and cook uncovered until mixture thickens . Stir in sugar and cinnamon . Refrigerate.
  2. Pastry for the pies... 4 cups self- rising flour...1 cup butter softened ...3/4 cup water ... Combine all ingredients and refrigerate overnight.
  3. Roll pastry onto a floured surface to 1/4 inch thickness . Cut into 4 inch size circles. I use a saucer or a fruit dish as my pattern to cut around . Place about 1 to 2 tablespoons of apple mixture on one half of each circle . Fold in half. Press edges together with a fork dipped in flour. Heat 2 inches oil in a large skillet .heat to about 360 . Cook the pies in oil until golden brown turning once. Drain on paper towel . Sprinkle with sugar and cinamon

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About Grandma's TN. Fried Pies

Course/Dish: Pies, Fruit Desserts




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