Apple Recipes

Manuela of "The Feathered Nest", asked me what recipes I was going to make for Apples of Gold, so I thought I would post them.
First is my husband's favorite "English Apple Pie" This pie has no crust just a great topping, which is very different from a crumb or streusel topping.
Preheat ove to 375 degrees
Peel and slice about 4-6 apples (depending on size)
Mix 1/2 cup sugar with 1 tsp of cinnamon - pour over and mix into the apples. Pour the apples into pie pan.
In a mixing bowl combine; 1/2 cup of butter and 1/2 cup of packed brown sugar. Beat.
Mix in 1 cup of flour, 1 tsp cinnamon, 3 TBSP water, 1/2 cup chopped walnuts.
Dollop mixture on the top of the apples, and bake on the lowest rack in the oven for 45-50 minutes.
It is very easy and delicious. It is especially good with vanilla ice cream!
As a side note - I always double the amount of apples and bake it in a 9x13 pan. I used to double the topping as well, but lately I keep the topping amount the same. Did I mention my husband really likes this pie! So do the kids!
The second recipe I have never made but comes from the kitchen of my friend Betty.
Apple Cheese Dessert
1 cup butter
2/3 cup sugar
1 tsp vanilla
2 cups of flour
Mix together. Press into 9x13 pan. Bake at 450 degrees for 4 minutes. Cool.
16 oz. Cream Cheese
2 eggs
1 cup sugar
1 teaspoon vanilla
Beat these ingredients together and pour over cooled crust.
Slice 4 cups apples. Mix with 2/3 cup sugar and 1 teaspoon cinnamon.
Pour over cream cheese mixture. Bake at 450 degrees for 10 minutes and then 375 degrees for 25-35 minutes.
I am going to make this one soon - I think my family will enjoy it and I need to make it before I share it with the ladies.
Let me know if you make the recipes and how you like them!


  1. What about your apple dumplings?? They are mmm mmm yummy!

  2. Thank you for posting those recipes! They both look deelish. I really like the apple pie one as it seems it may be low cal/low fat since there's no crust on the bottom. I've copied both try. Keep us updated on the program, it sounds really great!


  3. mmmmm, those sound so very yummy! As soon as I have dropped a few hundred more pounds (!!) I will try one or both of these.

    bother. they both sound wonderful!

  4. I am making the apple cheese dessert for hubby tonight so I will let you know tomorrow how it is!


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