Apple & Nut Pie
Recipe from Family Circle

Here's one dessert that lives up to the "easy as pie" motto. Pile sliced apples into a refrigerated pie crust and add the the brown sugar and walnut crumb topping. What could be easier?


Apple & Nut Pie

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Servings: 8
Prep Time: 10 mins
Related Categories: Desserts, Pie, Thanksgiving
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Ingredients
  • 1   
    refrigerated ready-rolled piecrust (from a 2-crust, 15-ounce package)
  • 1 1/4  cups 
    packed light-brown sugar
  • 1   cup 
    all-purpose flour
  • 1/2  cup (1 stick) 
    unsalted butter, softened
  • 1/2  cup 
    chopped walnuts
  • 3   
    Granny Smith apples (about 1-1/2 pounds), peeled, cored and thinly sliced
  •  
    Vanilla ice cream (optional)
Directions
1.
Heat oven to 450 degrees F. Fit piecrust into a 9-inch pie plate. Prick with a fork and crimp edges. Bake at 450 degrees F for about 11 minutes or until golden brown. Cool completely.
2.
In a large bowl, beat 1 cup of the brown sugar and the flour, butter and walnuts together until crumbly; set aside.
3.
Arrange half of the apple slices in crust. Sprinkle remaining 1/4 cup of sugar on top. Add remaining apple slices and top with crumb mixture.
4.
Reduce oven heat to 350 degrees F and bake pie for 1 hour or until browned. Serve with vanilla ice cream, if desired.
Nutrition information
Per Serving: cal. (kcal) 455, Fat, total (g) 22, chol. (mg) 31, sat. fat (g) 8, carb. (g) 65, fiber (g) 3, pro. (g) 4, sodium (mg) 119, Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet
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