apple pie

this pie.

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look at that.

the golden top.

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the ooey, gooey, warm center.

this is my apple pie recipe, part 3 of the spring breakers challenge! if you are looking for a healthier version of apple pie, this is it. and this is amazing. it wasn’t that hard to make, and it was loved by everybody.

it was also served a la mode! Vanilla ice cream recipe coming soon 😉

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Apple Pie

(serves 8-10)

Ingredients!

for the crust

2-3/4c all purpose flour
1/2c coconut oil
3/4c almond milk
1tsp of salt

for the filling

2-3 cups of chopped (and peeled, optional) apples
1/4c honey
2tbsp of brown sugar
1tbsp lemon juice
2tsp of cinnamon
1/4c flour

Directions!

first, we are starting with the dough/pie crust. you want to get the pan you are putting the pie in and put olive oil or a cooking spray to keep it from sticking to the pan. then add 1/8c of flour (not part of the 2-3/4c of flour in the ingredients.) and cover the pan evenly.

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add the flour and the salt in a mixing bowl and mix together.

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then add in the oil and the milk.

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next, use your hands to mix it together into a firm dough.

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place it on cling wrap and push it down a bit. then cover it with another piece of cling wrap and stick it in the freezer for a bit. after about 10 minutes, take it out, flatten it, and place it on the pan. flatten it out, but not too thin so it won’t break.

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cut out the extra pieces of dough and place those back on the cling wrap and into the fridge. in the freezer, stick the pan with the dough on it.

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preheat the oven to 350F. and in the meantime, mix all the ingredients for the filling in a separate bowl.

take out the pie from the freezer, and the extra dough from the fridge. pour the apples and mixture onto the pan.

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cut out thin strips from the dough and cover the apple pie. you can do the lattice stripes design or just a plain one. there are so many ways to decorate pie.

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OPTIONAL BUT RECCOMENED. to get a golden color on the pie, mix one egg and a tablespoon of milk together and brush it on the dough on top of the pie. this way, the pie gets a golden color out of the oven.

Place it in the oven for an hour.

This pie is great for thanksgiving and for apple-pie-obssessed-grandparents haha.

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we served it to everybody with a vanilla ice cream. recipe soon!

Hope you guys liked this recipe!

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