27 Oct '14, 3pm
These apple pie cups are too cute! @weelicious
Wonder what happens when I go apple picking ? I tend to get a just a wee(licious) bit over zealous and bring home bushels and bushels of apples. At the Glen Oaks Orchard I picked everything from Galas to Granny Smiths to Arkansas Blacks and more. Some of the apples I gave away to friends, some I sent with the kids to school for snack and the rest I used to make a bunch of apple recipes like Apple Butter Turnovers , Apple Chips , Fruit and Oat Crumble Bars and these Apple Pie Cups. I really enjoy making a homemade apple pie, but it takes some time and I wanted to come up with a version that was a bit less labor intensive. My thought was to deconstruct the traditional apple pie and make something whimsical and less formal than what we're used to eating. These Apple Pie Cups not only deliver as a serious treat, they’re incredibly simple to prepare. I started by sautéing the a...