Vermont McIntosh Apple Pie With Chedder Crust

1
Nancy Allen

By
@mawmawnan

This a such a tasty apple pie with an awesome chedder pie crust that's real satisfying.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
6 servings
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
55 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 c
    all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 c
    shortening
  • 1 1/2 c
    grated chedder cheese
  • 4 to 6 Tbsp
    ice water
  • FILLING

  • 2 medium
    mcintosh apples, peeled, cored and thinly sliced
  • 1 Tbsp
    water
  • 1 Tbsp
    brown sugar
  • 1 Tbsp
    cinnamon
  • 1/2 c
    sugar
  • 2/3 c
    heavy cream
  • 1/4 c
    grated rind and juice of one orange or lemon
  • 1/4 c
    sherry (i used apple cider)
  • 3
    eggs,well beaten
  • ·
    can add a meringue on top

How to Make Vermont McIntosh Apple Pie With Chedder Crust

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 400F. Combine first 4 ingredients together for your pie crust. Roll out and press into a 9 inch pie plate, set aside.
  2. Cook the apples in the water until soft. Add the brown sugar and cinnamon, then the sugar , cream, rinds and juice of fruit (apple or orange) and sherry or cider, and eggs. Pour into pie crust. Bake for 15 minutes, then lower oven to 325F and bake an additional 40-45 minutes until pie is pretty set not jiggly. Cool. Top with meringue.

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About Vermont McIntosh Apple Pie With Chedder Crust

Course/Dish: Pies
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy



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