Rustic Apple Pie with Cinnamon Crust

Rustic Apple Pie with Cinnamon Crust

Creating culinary delights is my passion, and today, I’m excited to share with you my favorite recipe – Rustic Apple Pie with Cinnamon Crust. This classic dessert is the epitome of comfort, combining the sweetness of apples with the warmth of cinnamon, all wrapped in a flaky, buttery crust. This recipe has been passed down through generations in my family, and every bite carries the love and tradition of home baking.


  • 6 cups of peeled, cored, and sliced apples
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 1/4 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 1 package refrigerated pie crusts
  • 1 egg, beaten (for egg wash)
  • 1 tablespoon granulated sugar (for sprinkling)


  1. Preheat your oven to 425°F (220°C).
  2. In a large bowl, combine the sliced apples, sugar, flour, cinnamon, nutmeg, and lemon juice. Toss until the apples are evenly coated.
  3. Roll out one pie crust and place it in a 9-inch pie dish. Pour the apple mixture into the crust.
  4. Roll out the second pie crust and cut it into strips for a lattice pattern or cover the pie with the whole crust. Seal the edges and crimp as desired.
  5. Brush the top crust with the beaten egg and sprinkle with sugar.
  6. Bake the pie in the preheated oven for 45-50 minutes or until the crust is golden brown and the filling is bubbling.
  7. Remove from the oven and let it cool for at least an hour before serving.

Preparation time: 20 minutes

Yield: 1 delicious Rustic Apple Pie

Indulge in the comforting flavors of fall with this Rustic Apple Pie. Perfectly spiced apples encased in a buttery, cinnamon-infused crust – a slice of pure heaven!

Nutritional Information: Calories: 320 | Fat: 12g | Carbohydrates: 54g | Fiber: 3g | Protein: 2g

Concluding our culinary journey, I invite you to savor each bite of this Rustic Apple Pie with Cinnamon Crust. It’s not just a dessert; it’s a warm hug on a plate, a testament to the joy of home baking. May your kitchen be filled with laughter, your heart with contentment, and your taste buds with the delightful flavors of this homemade masterpiece.

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Hi! I’m Margaret!

A passionate home cook and food lover who loves nothing more than sharing my favourite recipes with the world.




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