#
gourmet grocery online
    Same day fruit baskets
    Price:
    Starting at $82.95

    Same Day Delivery Available
    Impress with this hearty fruit basket.

    Price:
    Starting at $119.95

    Same Day Delivery Available!
    The best fruit basket you can send!

    Same day fruit baskets
    Price:
    $79.99

    Same Day Delivery Available
    Tropical and traditional fruits.

    Wednesday, 19 March 2008

    Sugar Free Apple Pie

    There's no need to give up apple pie if you're cutting down on sugar these days. Bet no one will be able to tell the difference, either.

    Pastry 

    • 2 cups sifted flour
    • 1 teaspoon salt
    • 2/3 cup shortening
    • 4 tablespoons ice water

     

    Filling 

    • 6 large, tart apples
    • 3/4 cup granulated sugar substitute
    • 2 tablespoons flour
    • 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
    • 1/8 teaspoon nutmeg
    • 1/8 teaspoon salt
    • 2 tablespoons butter

     

    Oven: 400 degrees

    Sift the flour and the salt into a bowl. Cut in half the shortening with two knives or a pastry blender until the mixture resembles coarse meal. Cut in the remaining shortening until the size of small peas.

    With a fork, stir in just enough ice water to bind the crumbly mixture together. Dough will ball and follow the fork around the bowl. Turn the dough out on a floured board and roll out half to fit a 9-inch pie plate. Put the dough in the plate.

    In a bowl, stir the sugar substitute with the two tablespoons of flour, cinnamon, nutmeg, and one-eighth teaspoon salt, mixing well.

    Wash, dry, peel, core, and quarter the apples. Then slice the fruit and add it to the sugar mixture. Mix well. Transfer the fruit to the pastry-lined pie plate. Dot the fruit with the two tablespoons of butter.

    Roll out the remaining dough. Slash the pastry to allow the vent. Or, if you prefer, cut the dough into one-inch strips of pastry and weave for a lattice top. Either way, place the pastry on top of the pie, and press firmly around the edge. Bake for about fifty minutes, or until the crust is nicely browned and the fruit is tender. Serves six.

    Terry Morgan invites you to sample many more (300+!) tasty and tantalizing recipes of all kinds at Great Recipes Weekly. Visit today and jazz up your cooking.

    Posted by: Gourmet Grocery Online AT 08:41 am   |  Permalink   |  0 Comments  |  Email
    Comments:

    Post comment
    Name
     *
    Email Address

    Message
    (max 750 characters)
    *
    Verify image below
    *
    * Required Fields
    Note: All comments are subject to approval. Your comment will not appear until it has been approved.

      Secure

      Gourmet Grocery Online BBB Business Review

      Merchant Equipment Store Credit Card Logos

      Hassle free online shopping for gourmet food and gifts.

      Gourmet Grocery Online - After years in the gourmet food and gift basket production, Gourmet Grocery Online has created a solid name of higher quality gourmet food gift than you will find anywhere online. We want to offer you the very best gourmet gift and basket that are sure to make an impact on your recipient. Nationwide delivery to all 50 states. Shop our gourmet gifts! Send gourmet food, gift baskets, fruit baskets, wine and gourmet food gifts. The best online source for mail order gourmet specialty dinners, food gifts & flowers. We will gladly send your mail order gift purchase to any US city. We offer free shipping and same day delivery on select items. Delivery available in all US states.

      © 2004 -2014 Gourmet Grocery Online All Rights Reserved