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Apple Cinnamon Pie

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This apple cinnamon pie is a classic american dessert made with cooking apples and flavored with cinnamon. Prepared with a base of flour, butter and sugar, the apple cinnamon pie is filled with apple slices, sugar, cinnamon powder and a little lemon juice. brushed with egg and baked, the apple cinnamon pie can be served with whipped cream.
Ingredients
  Plain flour 115 Gram
  Butter 85 Gram
  Sugar 1 Teaspoon
  Salt 1 Pinch
  Cold water 20 Milliliter
  Cooking apples 250 Gram
  Sugar 50 Gram
  Cinnamon powder 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Lemon juice 1 Teaspoon
  Egg 1
Directions

Sieve together the flour and salt, rub in the butter and sugar gently and quickly to resemble bread crumbs.
Sprinkle cold water evenly and press the mixture together, using a palate knife or a rounded kitchen knife.
Bind the mixture into a smooth dough.
Divide into 2 portions.
Roll out on a lightly floured surface, to 1 cm thick circles, using short sharp strokes.
Lightly grease and dust the tart dish, place 1 roundal at the bottom.
Cover the pastry with apple slices, sugar, : cinnamon powder and a little lemon juice.
Place the other pastry on top.
Press the edges together and cut away the surplus pastry.
Brush the top with lightly beaten egg white, making a cross in the centre to allow the steam to escape.
Pre heat the oven on 'convection' at 190° C.
Bake the pastry at 190° C, placed on the low rack, for 55:00 minutes.

Recipe Summary

Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Dessert
Dish: 
Pie

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