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Prep 20 mins
Cook 1 hr
I created the recipe because I found a spot in the woods while camping where delicious, wild raspberries were growing. I came home and picked apples off our tree and decided to put them together since I had never used raspberries in cooking before. WOW was that a great idea. The two combined creates a delicious pie that you and your family won't be able to resist.
- 78.07 ml shortening
- 78.07 ml butter
- 473.18 ml flour
- 78.07 ml boiling water
- 2.46 ml salt
- 2.46 ml baking powder
- 473.18 ml granny smith apples (peeled, cored and sliced)
- 473.18 ml fresh raspberries
- 14.79 ml cinnamon
- 14.79 ml vanilla
- 22.18 ml butter
- 354.88 ml Splenda granular (or 3/4 cup of sugar)
- 14.79 ml flour
- Crust first: Mix shortening, butter and flour.
- Add boiling water, salt and baking powder - mix well.
- Separate into 2 equal balls; place between 2 pieces of wax paper; roll, place in freezer (keep in freezer for about 15 minutes - cold pastry makes it easier to work with.).
- MEANWHILE -- WE'LL WORK ON THE FILLING.
- Lightly mix the cinnamon, sugar, and vanilla with the apples and raspberries.
- Line your pastry pan with one dough, and heap filling into it.
- Sprinkle the 1 tbsp of flour on top - do not mix inches
- Dot the filling with the 1 1/2 tbsp of butter.
- Cover with topping crust, make slits to allow steam to escape.
- Bake at 350 for 1 hour.
- Serve hot with ice cream with your family!