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

This is my favorite apple pie recipe, minus the sugar (For our diabetic friends and family members)

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Crust:.
  2. Cut shortening into flour.
  3. Beat egg; add water, vinegar and salt.
  4. Combine all together and roll out, makes two double pie crusts.
  5. Pie Filling:.
  6. Peel and slice apples and put in unbaked pie crust.
  7. Cut butter in two or three pieces and put on top of apples.
  8. Mix sugar and flour together.
  9. sprinkle sugar mixture over apples.
  10. Sprinkle cinnamon on top of all.
  11. Top with crust.
  12. Bake at 400°F ten minutes.
  13. Reduce oven temperature to 350°F and continue baking for 40 minutes longer.
Most Helpful

This was excellent my dh is diabetic so now he can have a little bit of heaven

Chef Stiles July 01, 2012

I make this pie for my father-in-law, who is diabetic. I make a simpler crust of shortening, salt, flour and water. I also add a bit of nutmeg to the pie filling. It's very tasty, and causes you much less guilt! Yum!

spreadnjoy September 20, 2006

This pie tastes great! I made it for the diagetics in my family for thanksgiving.

audreyn November 27, 2004