Easy Thanksgiving Apple Pie
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INGREDIENTS
  • 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
DIRECTIONS
  1. Apple Pie Filling Recipe Instructions:
  2. For the apple pie filling - add sugar, salt, flour, lemon zest, cinnamon, nutmeg, corn starch and mix in a large bowl.
  3. Dice apples into 1 inch cubes and mix with your hand to coat all the apples with the the dry mixture.
  4. Add orange juice and toss again.
RECIPE BACKSTORY
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.