Prep: 10 minutes; Bake: 35 minutes; Cool: 20 minutes.


Credit: Antonis Achilleos

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Makes 8 servings (serving size: 1 wedge)


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  • For crust: Combine first 4 ingredients; cut in shortening until mixture resembles coarse meal. Add apple juice, 1 tablespoon at a time, tossing until dough is moist and begins to stick together. Cover in plastic wrap; chill 30 minutes.

  • Preheat oven to 400°.

  • For filling: Toss apples with lemon juice. Whisk together next 4 ingredients; pour over apples, tossing until well-combined.

  • Unwrap dough; place on parchment paper. Roll into a 15-inch circle. Place dough and parchment on rimmed baking sheet; arrange apples in center, leaving 2-inch border. Fold edges in; press gently to seal. Dot apples with butter.

  • Whisk egg white and water. Brush dough with egg wash; sprinkle with coarse sugar. Loosely cover with foil; bake 25–30 minutes. Uncover; bake 10 minutes or until tender and golden.

  • Let stand 20 minutes. Cut into 8 wedges; serve.

Nutrition Facts

343 calories; fat 11g; saturated fat 4g; mono fat 3g; poly fat 3g; protein 4g; carbohydrates 58g; fiber 3g; cholesterol 4mg; iron 2mg; sodium 160mg; calcium 30mg.