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southern style lattice top apple pie

Recipe by
Stuart Irvin
Arlington, TX

I’ve been trying my hand at baking and here’s my second ever apple pie.

yield 6 to 8
prep time 1 Hr 15 Min
cook time 1 Hr
method Bake

Ingredients For southern style lattice top apple pie

  • 3/4 c
    brown sugar
  • 1/4 c
  • 1 tsp
  • 1 pinch
  • 1 tsp
    lemon juice
  • 3 Tbsp
    butter cubed
  • 2
    frozen pie crusts
  • 1
    egg wash for crust

How To Make southern style lattice top apple pie

  • 1
    For the best results you will want to draw some of the moisture out of the apples you do this by slicing them then placing them in a bowl with lemon juice and sugar sprinkled on them . This is a form of dehydration . Let them sit for 1-2 hours. Preheat oven to 375 degrees.
  • 2
    Mix together flour, brown sugar, cinnamon and nutmeg.
  • 3
    After 1 hour dehydrating theApples move them to a dry clean bowl and mix with dry ingredients.
  • 4
    Fill the pie crust with the apple mixture layering apples drizzle with lemon juice and top with butter I like to lay mine out like a pinwheel it just tastes better that way.
  • 5
    Cut the second pie crust into 1” strips and crosshatch on top of the pie with your fingers join the 2 crusts around the edge.
  • 6
    Brush top with egg wash and bake for 55-60 minutes allow to cool.

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