Apple Pie

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Meals by Molly

Apple pie is a show-stopping dessert that is made with a lusciously thick and gooey filling embedded with layers upon layers of tender apples. The flaky, buttery homemade pie crust and a heaping scoop of vanilla ice cream for serving are non-negotiable!

10" pie
Double Pie Crust:
2.5 cups all-purpose flour
1 tsp. salt
2 tsp. granulated sugar
1 cup unsalted butter ( cold and cut into cubes )
6 tbsp. ice water
Apple Pie Filling:
3 lbs. apples ( 6-7 large Granny Smith or Honey Crisp )
3 tbsp. cornstarch
.25 cup unsalted butter
.5 cup granulated sugar
.5 cup brown sugar ( packed )
2 tsp. fresh lemon juice
.25 tsp. salt
1 tsp. cinnamon
1 egg ( beaten )

Make the Pie Crust:

  • Cut the butter into even-sized pieces and set in the fridge to keep cold.
  • Spoon the flour into your measuring cup and level it off with the flat side of a knife....
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Nutritions

Calories
4126

Sodium
2455mg
102% DV

Fat
178g
274% DV

Protein
44g
88% DV

Carbs
587g
199% DV

Fiber
59g
238% DV

This crispy fried chicken sandwich recipe is better than Chik-Fil-A, Popeye's or McDonald's! The chicken breast is brined in pickle juice, breaded with flavorful seasonings, fried until golden brown, and then piled on a toasted brioche bun with lettuce, tomato, pickles and mayonnaise. Serve the sandwich with a side of waffle fries and homemade Chik-Fil-A sauce for dipping!

4 chicken cutlets
1/2 c milk
1/2 c dill pickle juice
2 c all purpose flour
2 T confectioners sugar
2 t baking powder
2 t paprika
2 t kosher salt
1/2 t black pepper
1/2 t garlic powder
1/4 t onion powder
1 egg
oil ( for frying )
4 sandwich buns ( buttered and griddled )
Optional for serving ( lettuce, tomato, mayonnaise, pickles )
Chik-Fil-A Sauce:
1/2 c mayonnaise
2 T barbecue sauce
1 T honey
2 t prepared yellow mustard
1 t lemon juice
4
  • In a large bowl, whisk together the milk and pickle juice.
  • Add the chicken to the milk mixture and toss to coat. Cover with plastic wrap and refrigerate for at least 8 hours or up to (but...
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Nutritions

Calories
631

Sodium
1717mg
71% DV

Fat
4g
6% DV

Protein
19g
38% DV

Carbs
127g
43% DV

Fiber
6g
25% DV