Old-Fashioned Cinnamon Candy Apple Pie

Total Time
1hr 20mins
Prep 20 mins
Cook 1 hr

This pie reminds me of my Great Aunt Lola's when I was little. It still isn't as good as hers, but it's as close as I can come.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cut lard into flour and salt, mix with enough ice water to hold together.
  2. Roll out half of dough and line an 8 or 9" pie pan. Roll another circle for top with other half.
  3. In large mixing bowl, stir together filling ingredients except apples and candies.
  4. Fold in apples well.
  5. Turn into pastry-lined pan and dot with butter.
  6. Sprinkle with 2 Tbl. cinnamon candies.
  7. Cover with top crust and seal edges.
  8. Cut slits in top, brush with milk.
  9. Sprinkle with a little sugar.
  10. Bake about 1 hour at 350 degrees.
Most Helpful

This is an amazing apple pie!! I've been looking for 1 to pass the test of my husband's aunt's red hot pie he remembers as a child! The search is over!! He said this 1 is good if not better. Used a refrigerated walmart brand roll-out pie crust & followed the rest of the recipe exactly! Turned out just perfect! Thanx 4 the post!

Melissa654 July 19, 2010