Classic Apple Pie Perfection



Classic Apple Pie Perfection

There’s nothing quite like the warm, comforting aroma of a freshly baked apple pie that fills the air on a crisp fall day. Our Classic Apple Pie Perfection recipe brings together the timeless flavors of tender, cinnamon-kissed apples encased in a flaky, golden crust. This is more than just a dessert; it’s a slice of nostalgia and a symbol of togetherness.

Ingredients

  • 6-7 large Granny Smith apples, peeled, cored, and sliced
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 1 package store-bought pie crusts
  • 2 tablespoons butter, cut into small pieces

Instructions

  1. Preheat your oven to 425°F (220°C).
  2. In a large bowl, combine the sliced apples, granulated sugar, flour, cinnamon, salt, and lemon juice. Toss until the apples are evenly coated.
  3. Roll out one pie crust and fit it into a 9-inch pie dish.
  4. Spoon the apple mixture into the pie crust, packing it gently.
  5. Dot the apples with butter pieces for extra richness.
  6. Roll out the second pie crust and place it over the apples. Trim any excess and crimp the edges to seal the pie.
  7. Make a few slits on the top crust to allow steam to escape.
  8. Bake for 45-50 minutes or until the crust is golden brown and the filling is bubbly.
  9. Let the pie cool for a while before slicing and serving.

Prep time: 30 minutes

Yield: 1 delicious apple pie

A slice of Classic Apple Pie Perfection, with its buttery crust and spiced apple filling, is the quintessential fall dessert.

Nutritional information: Calories per serving – 320 kcal

Indulging in a slice of this Classic Apple Pie Perfection is like taking a bite out of autumn itself. The flavors of tender apples, kissed by the warmth of cinnamon, evoke feelings of comfort and celebration. Whether it’s served on a special occasion or just as a sweet ending to a weeknight meal, this pie brings people together. The crisp, buttery crust cradles the luscious apple filling, a match made in dessert heaven. As you savor each bite, you can almost hear the leaves rustling and feel the cozy embrace of a soft blanket. It’s a reminder that some things, like the joy of a perfectly baked apple pie, never go out of style. So gather your loved ones, cut a generous slice, and create lasting memories with a dessert that’s as heartwarming as it is delicious.

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