Apple Pie for Pi Day

The Martha Stewart proclaimed pie of America: Apple Pie.

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Pairs well with The Ill’s ‘4:17’ via NPR.

Apple Pie

  • 1 recipe for a 9in double pie crust
  • 1 stick unsalted butter
  • 3 Tbsp. all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 C. Dark brown sugar
  • 1/2 C. Coconut sugar
  • 1/4 C. Water
  • 6 Medium sized Granny Smith Apples
  1. Prepare your pie crust + allow to chill at least 30 min. I doubled this recipe.
  2. Preheat oven to 425 degrees.
  3. Peel + slice apples.
  4. Place crust in bottom of pie plate; fill with apples.
  5. Over low heat, melt butter in a small saucepan. Once melted, whisk in flour. Once combined, add sugars and water. Simmer 5 minutes.
  6. Pour butter + sugar mixture over apples.
  7. Top apples with remaining pie crust.
  8. Bake pie at 425 for 15 minutes. Lower temperature to 350 degrees and bake another 40 minutes.
*Recipe slightly modified from Granmda Opal’s Apple Pie. 

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One Comment Add yours

  1. BeaFreitas says:

    Love that so many people are sharing things related to pi day! Great post!

    Liked by 1 person

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