How to Make Mini Apple Pies

Simple mini apple pies using pre-made pie crust!

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How to Make Mini Apple Pies Recipe
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Wash and peel 6-7 large apples. (I used 7 so that I could have extras for something additional at the end!)

Wash and peel 6-7 large apples. (I used 7 so that I could have extras for something additional at the end!)

2
In a medium bowl, combine flour, sugar, and cinnamon - set aside.

In a medium bowl, combine flour, sugar, and cinnamon - set aside.

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3
Dice your apples into fairly small and evenly sized pieces and place in a large bowl.

Dice your apples into fairly small and evenly sized pieces and place in a large bowl.

4
Add the cinnamon mixture to the apples and stir until well combined - set aside.  (At this time you will want to preheat your oven to 400* F and spray your muffin pans with Pam)

Add the cinnamon mixture to the apples and stir until well combined - set aside. (At this time you will want to preheat your oven to 400* F and spray your muffin pans with Pam)

5
Unroll your chilled dough and use a circle cookie cutter or the rim of a large Mason jar to cut the bottom crusts. I was able to cut 7 circles out of each 9" crust. Don't throw away your scrap crust!

Unroll your chilled dough and use a circle cookie cutter or the rim of a large Mason jar to cut the bottom crusts. I was able to cut 7 circles out of each 9" crust. Don't throw away your scrap crust!

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Place each circle of crust into the greased pan - place in fridge to stay cold until you're ready to fill. Use scrap crust to cut out a cute top for your pies! I made heart shapes for mine.

Place each circle of crust into the greased pan - place in fridge to stay cold until you're ready to fill. Use scrap crust to cut out a cute top for your pies! I made heart shapes for mine.

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Fill your crusts with the apple mixture and place a few small pieces of butter on top of apples for extra flavor!

Fill your crusts with the apple mixture and place a few small pieces of butter on top of apples for extra flavor!

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Top your pies with a top crust if desired, and spray a light coat of Pam or brush with melted butter and sprinkle with sugar.

Top your pies with a top crust if desired, and spray a light coat of Pam or brush with melted butter and sprinkle with sugar.

9
(Optional) - here's where I used up my extra apples! Slightly larger pies in ramekins.

(Optional) - here's where I used up my extra apples! Slightly larger pies in ramekins.

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Bake in 400* oven for 15-18 minutes or until just golden brown. When done, remove pans from oven and let cool on racks for 10 minutes before removing pies from pans.

Bake in 400* oven for 15-18 minutes or until just golden brown. When done, remove pans from oven and let cool on racks for 10 minutes before removing pies from pans.

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After 10 minutes of cooling, run a knife around each pie, carefully remove, and place on rack to cool completely.

After 10 minutes of cooling, run a knife around each pie, carefully remove, and place on rack to cool completely.

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Enjoy your mini apple pies! You can also use this recipe to make berry pies, just make sure to add cornstarch to your berries as a thickener so that the juices don't overflow while baking! :)

Enjoy your mini apple pies! You can also use this recipe to make berry pies, just make sure to add cornstarch to your berries as a thickener so that the juices don't overflow while baking! :)

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