First Prize Apple Pie Recipe

First Prize Apple Pie picture


Main Ingredient


 Tart apples8 Large
 Pastry for a double crust 9 inch pie1
 Nutmeg1⁄2 Teaspoon
 Lemon1 , peel grated
 Orange1 , peel grated
 Sugar1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Orange juice2 Tablespoon
 Light brown sugar1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), packed
 Margarine1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs) (0.5 Stick)
 Flour1 Tablespoon

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 3305 Calories from Fat 401

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 132 g202.3%

Saturated Fat 8.5 g42.3%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 0 mg

Sodium 17.9 mg0.7%

Total Carbohydrates 519 g172.9%

Dietary Fiber 25.7 g102.7%

Sugars 335.6 g

Protein 22 g43.7%

Vitamin A 47.6% Vitamin C 3030.7%

Calcium 84.2% Iron 7.7%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Preheat oven to 425°F.
Pare apples, cut in quarters, core and slice thinly.
Line 9 inch pie pan with pastry.
Combine granulated sugar, brown sugar, flour and nutmeg; rub a little of this mixture into pastry.
Add grated fruit peels to remaining sugar mixture.
Arrange apples in pie pan, sprinkle each layer with some of the sugar mixture.
Sprinkle with orange juice; dot with margarine.
Cut remaining pastry in 1/2 inch wide strips; arrange as lattice over top of pie.
Cut off ends of pastry and crimp around edge of pie.
Bake in 425 degree oven 40 to 45 minutes, until apples are tender.