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This Portuguese style apple pie (tarte de maçã) is easy to make, it has great presentation and it tastes incredible.
Preparation time:
15 min
Cooking Time:
50 min
Ready In:
1 h 5 min
Level of Difficulty:

Portuguese Style Apple Pie Recipe - Portuguese Recipes

Portuguese Style Apple Pie Recipe

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Posted in: Dessert Recipes
Thu, Oct 11, 2018
4 out of 5 with 13 ratings
Views: 18676


Dough:1 egg3/4 cup of sugar2 cups of flour1/2 cup of melted and cooled butterVanilla extract (to taste)Filling:Golden apples 5 or 6 or to taste2 cinnamon sticks1 pinch of cinnamon powder Get Portuguese groceries & stuff Get Portuguese groceries and other stuff at Amazon.com

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  1. Peel the apples, remove the seeds, cut them into small pieces and cook them in water with the cinnamon sticks and cinnamon powder.
  2. Once cooked, mash them and set aside.
  3. Mix all the ingredients for the dough.
  4. Once done, line a greased pie form with the dough and place the filling on top.
  5. Peel a couple of apples, cut them into slices and arrange them on top.
  6. Bake at 180ºC or 350ºF for about 45 minutes or until golden brown.
Recipe & Photo Credit: receitasdeportugal.com *


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