Portuguese Style Apple Crumble Recipe

Portuguese Style Apple Crumble Recipe


Preparation time:
15 min
Cooking Time:
30 min
Ready In:
45 min
Level of Difficulty:


2 lbs of apples, peeled and cut into pieces1/4 cup of butter1/4 cup of sugarJuice of 1 lemon2 teaspoons of ground cinnamon3/4 cup of softened butter2 and 1/2 cups of flour1 cup of sugar


  1. Preheat the oven to 210°C or 410°F.
  2. In a frying pan, heat the 1/4 cup of butter and the 1/4 cup of sugar.
  3. Stir and let it melt.
  4. Add the apples, lemon juice and cinnamon.
  5. Mix and sauté over high heat for 5 minutes.
  6. Meanwhile, in a bowl, add the flour, the 1 cup of sugar, the 3/4 cup of butter and knead well until it crumbles.
  7. On a baking tray, place the apple on the bottom and crumbling dough over the top.
  8. Bake for 20 to 30 minutes.
  9. When it's golden brown, remove from the oven.
  10. Serve hot, accompanied by a scoop of ice cream.
Recipe & Photo Credit: Neuza Costa, saborintenso.com