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Apple Pie Squares

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Category: Pies & Pastry
Servings: Great dessert for a crowd.

Submitted By: Bonnie Browning
Recipe Source: My Mother, Mary Kirkland - it's a family favorite!


  • 2-1/2 c. flour
  • 3/4 tsp. salt
  • 1 c. shortening
  • 1 egg yolk
  • Milk
  • 12 apples (6 cups sliced)
  • 1-1/3 c. sugar
  • 2 T. Minute tapioca
  • 2 T. flour
  • 1/4 tsp. cinnamon
  • 1 egg white
  • 1 c. powdered sugar & 2 T. milk or cream


  1. 1.Crust: Mix flour, shortening, and salt. Place egg yolk in cup and fill to 2/3 cup with milk. Add to dough mixture and mix. Divide dough in half and roll out to fit cookie sheet. This dough rolls out easily.
  2. 2.Place one piece of dough on cookie sheet.
  3. 3.Mix apples, cinnamon, sugar, tapioca, and flour. Place on crust on cookie sheet.
  4. 4.Roll balance of dough and place over apple mixture. Brush with whipped egg white. Cut some holes in top crust.
  5. 5.Bake at 425 degrees for 10 minutes, then reduce heat to 375 degrees and bake 20 to 30 minutes more.
  6. 6.While warm, drizzle with a mixture of powdered sugar and milk or cream.