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Apple Brownies

This is a blonde brownie.  The tart apple adds moisture and a unique taste to the mixture.


1/2 cup melted butterapple-brownie

1 cup sugar

1 egg

Combine the above ingredients in a large bowl.

Peel and slice finely 3 medium tart apples.  Add to butter mixture.

1 cup flour

1/2 tsp baking powder

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Apple Wheat Muffins

I like to use Spy or Granny Smith apples in this recipe.  Slice the apples thinly so that they mix well into the batter.

This is a hearty muffin and is great for breakfast. The tart apples and cinnamon make these muffins a tasty addition to your morning routine. 


1 1/4 cups wheat bran

Toast and serve with butter for a morning snack.

1 1/4 cups flour

3 tsp baking powder

1/2 cup packed brown sugar

2 tsp cinnamon

1/2 cup chopped pecans

3/4 cup milk

1 tbsp lemon juice Continue reading Apple Wheat Muffins

Apple and Raspberry Crumble

Apple and raspberry crumble is an easy dessert to throw together on those nights you get home late.  It bakes in about an hour and is bubbly and delicious.


5 cups peeled and chopped tart apples


1 1/2 cups raspberries

2 tbsp flour

2 tsp cinnamon

Mix together in baking dish. top with the mixture below.

1 cup rolled oats

1/4 cup brown sugar

2 tsp cinnamon

1/4 cup melted butter

Bake at 350 degrees Fahrenheit for 60 minutes or until fruit is tender.

Scrumptious Blueberry Apple Pie

Blueberry pie is a wonderful summer treat.  There’s nothing like going to the berry patch to pick a pail when they are in season or picking wild blueberries from the wild.  Returning home I like to make muffins, crisps and this pie.  It includes apples for a twist.


1 lb of vegetable shorteningblueberry-apple-pie

1 tsp salt

5 cups flour

one egg

1 tbsp white vinegar

Beat one egg in a measuring cup and add 1 tbsp white vinegar.  Fill cup with cold water.  Blend flour, lard and salt.  Gradually add liquid.  Wrap and chill in refrigerator until cool.  The pastry can also be frozen.

Blueberry Filling

1/2 cup granulated sugar

1/2 cup flour

Continue reading Scrumptious Blueberry Apple Pie