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    Fried Apple Pies-Dried Fruit

    Total Time:

    Prep Time:

    Cook Time:

    1 hrs 35 mins

    1 hrs 15 mins

    20 mins

    Dib's's Note:

    This Recipe is posted by request-original found in "The Lady and Sons, Too" by Paula H.Deen.

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    Ingredients:

    Servings:

    Units: US | Metric

    • 2 (5 ounce) packages dried apples
    • 4 cups water
    • 1 cup sugar
    • 4 tablespoons butter
    • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
    • 1 (15 ounce) package refrigerated pie crusts (Or Fried Pie Dough Dough for Fried Pies by Darleen Summers)
    • 1 1/2-2 cups Crisco cooking oil or 1 1/2-2 cups vegetable oil

    Directions:

    1. 1
      Cook the apples with the water in a large covered pot over medium-low heat for 1 hour, or until all liquid has been absorbed.
    2. 2
      Stir occasionally.
    3. 3
      Add the sugar, butter, and cinnamon, mixing well.
    4. 4
      Set aside to cool.
    5. 5
      Prepare Dough for Fried Pies by Darleen Summers or Unfold the refrigerated pie crust and roll out until a 12 inch circle has been formed-repeat with the remaining crust.
    6. 6
      Cut each crust into 9 4-inch circles (do the same with the homemade crust if using).
    7. 7
      Place one heaping Tablespoon of pie filling onto each circle, slightly off center.
    8. 8
      Moisten the edges with water and fold over, gently pressing out any air.
    9. 9
      Crimp with a fork.
    10. 10
      In a heavy skillet melt/heat oil over medium high heat, bringing it to a tempture of 350 degrees.
    11. 11
      Fry pies in batches, 2 minutes per side or until golden brown.
    12. 12
      Remove with a slotted spoon and drain on paper towels.
    13. 13
      Makes 16-18 fried pies.
    14. 14
      If you wish while hot sprinkle with granulated sugar.

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    Ratings & Reviews:

    • on April 25, 2009

      45

      Very good!

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    • on December 28, 2008

      55

      Great fried dried apple pie recipe. Just the right amount of cinnamon in it. Will make these many more times. Thanks for sharing.

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    • on September 16, 2006

      55

      This is exactly the way my mother taught me to make the pies and they are perfect. As a child I can remember her putting the dried apples in a pillow case and hanging them from the rafters upstairs.

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    Nutritional Facts for Fried Apple Pies-Dried Fruit

    Serving Size: 1 (140 g)

    Servings Per Recipe: 16

    Amount Per Serving
    % Daily Value
    Calories 434.8
     
    Calories from Fat 288
    66%
    Total Fat 32.1 g
    49%
    Saturated Fat 7.2 g
    36%
    Cholesterol 7.6 mg
    2%
    Sodium 209.1 mg
    8%
    Total Carbohydrate 37.5 g
    12%
    Dietary Fiber 1.9 g
    7%
    Sugars 23.8 g
    95%
    Protein 1.3 g
    2%

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