Caramel Amaretto Apple Pie

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Total Time
1hr 30mins
Prep 30 mins
Cook 1 hr

The original recipe is from the Pro Football Hall of Fame "Taste for Heroes". I've made a couple of changes and hope you like it. GREAT Autumn apple recipe with a "kick".

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Combine the first five ingredients (apples, brown sugar, cornstarch, amaretto and cinnamon in a bowl and mix well.
  2. Pour this mixture into the unbaked pastry shell.
  3. In a separate bowl, combine the pecans and remaining ingredients and stir until this mixture is crumbly.
  4. Sprinkle this mixture over the apple pie and press it gently into the pie filling.
  5. Bake at 350 degrees for one hour or until lightly brown. (I do use a pie ring to keep the crust from getting too brown).
  6. Serve warm or cool to room temperature before serving.
  7. I have also served it with spiced whipped topping which is one small container of Cool Whip to which I've added 2 tablespoons of either pumpkin pie spice or apple pie spice and 1 tablespoons of brown sugar and stirred well.
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I don't know whether I messed it up or not but the topping came out like soup rather than crumbly. I would suggest 1/4 cup butter and slowly drizzle until crumbly, DON'T add it all at once!!! Other than that it came out with a pretty phenomenal flavor.