Jerry's Drive in Apple Pie

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Jan. 02, 2014

Love apple pie? Enjoy apple pie like Jerry's Drive in. So easy to make. You can put this one together in just about an hour. I promise making an apple pie isn't difficult to do at all.


Unbaked piecrust 2
Fresh apple 5 Medium , peeled, sliced (18
Lemon juice 1 Teaspoon
Sugar 2/3 Cup (10.67 tbs)
Flour 1/3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
Cinnamon 1 Teaspoon
Butter slices 2 Tablespoon (4 or 5 thin pats)
For topping
Butter 1 Tablespoon
Vanilla extract 1 Teaspoon
Heavy cream 1 Tablespoon (Leveled)
Powdered sugar 1/2 Cup (8 tbs) (1/3
Pecan halves 8



1. Preheat oven to 350 degree F.

2. In a 9-inch pie plate, place a pie shell and set aside.


3. In a bowl, combine apple slices, lemon juice, sugar, flour, and cinnamon. Mix well and evenly distribute the mixture over pie crust.

4. Place butter pats randomly over apple filling and cover with the second pie crust.

5. Pop the pie plate in oven and bake for 45 minutes or until golden on top.

For Topping:

6. About 5-10 minutes before the pie is done, in a pan, melt 1 tablespoon of butter. Whisk in vanilla and heavy cream.

8. Sift and add powdered sugar and mix until the mixture reaches creamy consistency.


9. Remove the pie from oven and slather with the topping mixture.


10. Garnish with the pecan halves, cut into wedges and serve.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Medium
Cook Time: 45 Minutes
Ready In: 45 Minutes
Servings: 8

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 492Calories from Fat 216

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 24 g36.9%

Saturated Fat 7 g35%

Trans Fat 0 g


Sodium 279 mg11.63%

Total Carbohydrates 66 g22%

Dietary Fiber 4 g16%

Sugars 34 g

Protein 4 g8%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet