Easy Thanksgiving Apple Pie
Why I Love This Recipe
Apple Pie Recipe - Apple Pie Crust and Filling Recipe
A really easy Apple Pie Recipe for Thanksgiving
Looking for a really easy apple pie recipe for the holidays? Here’s a really easy apple pie recipe. You prepare the apple pie for the oven within 30-45 mins and can have a hot homemade apple pie for your guests in no time! I’ve included 2 recipes - an apple pie filling recipe and an apple pie crust recipe.
I used to bake apple pies all the time for fun (when I had a larger kitchen) and I’ve included a lot of tricks and secrets in this apple pie recipe that makes it easier and foolproof.
Ingredients You'll Need
Apple Pie Recipe Filling (for one 9 inch pie 6 servings)
2 teaspons of lemon zest
6-8 cups of sliced peeled apples (about 3 lbs of apples - I prefer Red Delicious Apples #4016)
2/3 cup of granulated sugar
1/3 cup of packed brown sugar
3 tablespoons of flour
1-2 tablespoons of corn starch
1/2 teaspoon of cinnamon
1/2 teaspoon of nutmeg
pinch of salt
1 tablespoon of unsalted butter
1 tablespoon of orange juice
Apple Pie Filling Recipe Instructions:
For the apple pie filling - add sugar, salt, flour, lemon zest, cinnamon, nutmeg, corn starch and mix in a large bowl.
Dice apples into 1 inch cubes and mix with your hand to coat all the apples with the the dry mixture.
Add orange juice and toss again.