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Apple Pie

This is one of my favorite desserts ever…Am I saying this for every new recipe I post? Well, most probably that’s the case 🙂 Thinly sliced apples flavored with cinnamon and a light caramel between two layers of flaky pastry…truly a treat. Don’t skip making the pastry at home as it is super easy, whether done by hand or in a mixer, its worth it. I used a 24 cm pie and it was perfect. Also, vanilla ice-cream? A must with this pie! Also, check out my YouTube ‘The Pesto Godmother’ channel for beautiful videos! Ingredients: For the Pastry: 2 1/2 cups all purpose flour 1/2 tablespoon salt 1/2 tablespoon sugar 225 gr cold butter, diced 6 tablespoons of ice cold water For the Caramel: 1/2 cup light brown sugar 25 gr unsalted butter 1/2 teaspoon of salt 1/4 cup milk 1/4 cup cooking cream 6 medium sized apples, peeled, cored and very finely sliced 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1 egg 2 tablespoons light brown sugar to sprinkle on top Method: For the Pastry: In a …