Apple Crumb Deep Dish Pie

READY IN: 1hr 20mins




  • Line the bottom of a deep dish pie plate with pastry, flute edges.
  • Peel and slice apples thinly and place in a bowl.
  • Squeeze the lemon juice over the sliced apples; toss to coat with the juice.
  • Then mix in the 3 tablespoons sour cream, mix well; set aside.
  • Prepare the crumb topping.
  • To make the crumb topping: in a small bowl mix the flour and sugar together; cut in the cold butter until crumbly.
  • In another small bowl, mix the 1-1/2 tablespoon flour, 1/3 cup sugar, cinnamon and nutmeg.
  • Pour the flour mixture over the apples; toss well to coat.
  • Spoon the apple mixture into prepared pie shell.
  • Drizzle with the 3 tablespoons melted butter.
  • Sprinkle with the crumb topping.
  • Place the pie on a foil-lined cookie sheet (too catch any spills).
  • Bake on the lowest oven rack position at 375 degrees for approximately 1 hour, or until the filling is bubbly and apples feel soft.
  • **Note** if you find that the topping is browning too much, cover lightly with foil.