Pop's Apple Pie
Pies & Pastries
pastry for 2-crust pie
See Hints For Fruit Pies.
Preheat oven to 450 deg F. Prepare a 2-crust pastry. Set aside top
Wash, core, peel and thinly slice the apples. Place in a bowl and
sprinkle with lemon juice. Mix together the sugar, tapioca, cinnamon,
nutmeg and salt. Add sugar mixture to apples and toss lightly.
Turn out filling into bottom crust. Dot with butter. Moisten edge of
crust and place top crust. Gently press the two edges together. Tuck
under any extra pastry to even with pan. Flute as desired.
Cut slits into top crust and insert a metal funnel in the center to
allow steam to escape.
Bake at 450 deg F for 10 minutes. Reduce oven temperature to 350 deg
F and bake about 40 minutes or until crust is lightly browned.
By "Lloyd A. Carver" <firstname.lastname@example.org> on Jan 5, 1996