American Pie Council

2013 Professional Recipe

Crumbling Cherry Pie

Crumbling Cherry Pie
2013 APC Crisco National Pie Championships Professional Division
Honorable Mention, Crisco Classic Cherry
Lisa Sparks, Atlanta, IN
¾ cup butter flavored Crisco
2 cups all purpose flour
1 tsp sugar
5 Tbsp cold water
Cut Crisco, flour and sugar together add cold water and toss until dough forms a ball. Refrigerate overnight.
4 cups tart cherries
1 cup red raspberries
3 tbsp tapioca
3 tbsp butter
1 tsp lemon juice
Combine and pour into pie shell
Crumb Topping
¾ cup sugar
½ cup flour
¼ cup butter cubed
Cut in butter until pea size crumbles. Spread over cherry mix and bake at 350 for 1-1 ½ hours.

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