Verrill Farm Apple Pie with Crumb Topping
INGREDIENTS for 3 single 9" pie shells:
  • 2 1/4 cups flour
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 8 oz cold butter, cut up
  • 1/4 cup cold water

PROCESS:

Process flour, sugar, salt and butter until butter is the size of coarse crumbs.

Add water and pulse until dough begins to come together.

Roll out dough & place in pie pan.

If not using all of the dough, it may be wrapped and kept in freezer for several months.



Apple pie filling

INGREDIENTS:
  • 7 cups apples - peeled & sliced
  • scant 1/2 cup of sugar
  • 2 Tbs flour
  • 1/2 tsp cinnamon
  • pinch of nutmeg

PROCESS:

Mix ingredients and put in uncooked 9" pie shell.

Cover with 2 cups of crumb topping.


Crumb Topping for one pie plus a little extra

INGREDIENTS:
  • 1 1/2 cups flour
  • 6 Tbs granulated sugar
  • 6 Tbs brown sugar
  • 6 oz cold butter, cut up

PROCESS:

Process all ingredients until coarse crumbs form. Do not over process. Measure about 2 cups of this topping on top of one 9" - 10" pie. Extra topping can be refrigerated for future use.

Cook pie in preheated 375°F oven for 1 hour or until fruit is bubbling around the edges.