How To Make The Most Delicious Apple Hand Pies

Whether you call them Apple Hand Pies or good old fashioned turnovers, one thing is for sure and that is that you are going to love this yummy treat. Watch the video tutorial now.

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We love Apple Pies and if you do too, these Apple Hand Pies should be on your must make list. They have a wonderful crispy brown pie crust and crimped edges.

You will love serving them up to family and friends for morning tea or with a dollop of cream for an easy, crowd pleasing dessert.

image via Food Wishes

Chef John from Food Network fame is the creator behind these Apple Hand Pies. They are also referred to as Apple Pie Turnovers.

The good news is that they are very easy to make and taste great.


Apple Hand Pies Recipe Ingredients

  • about 1 pound pie dough, divided into 4
  • egg wash (1 egg beaten with 2 tsp milk)
  • granulated sugar as needed
  • For the apple filling:
  • 2 tbsp butter, browned
  • 2 or 3 green apples
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1/4 cup white sugar
  • 2 tbsp brown sugar
  • 1 1/2 tsp cinnamon, or to taste
  • 1 or 2 tspĀ of water if needed

How To Make Apple Hand Pies Video Tutorial

As mentioned earlier, we are sharing a video tutorial from Chef John of Food Network and Food Wishes. He’s one of our favorites.

Apart from being entirely entertaining is his recipes really do work out perfectly. We have shared many of his ideas like his popular Homemade Cream CheeseĀ recipe and we know that these Apple Hand Pies will be added to your favorites list. To see how to make them, click Play above ^

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