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Recipe for Apple Strudel by Dawn’s Recipes

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Recipe for Apple Strudel by Dawn's Recipes

We’ve outlined all the ingredients and directions for you to make the perfect Apple Strudel. This dish qualifies as a Intermediate level recipe. It should take you about 1 hr 5 min to make this recipe. The Apple Strudel recipe should make enough food for 7 servings.

You can add your own personal twist to this Apple Strudel recipe, depending on your culture or family tradition. Don’t be scared to add other ingredients once you’ve gotten comfortable with the recipe! Please see below for a list of potential bakeware items that might be necessary for this Apple Strudel recipe.

Ingredients for Apple Strudel

  • 1 1/4 cups apple juice
  • 2 tablespoons cornstarch
  • 1 1/2 pound apples, peeled, cored and sliced 1/4-inch thick (about 5 cups)
  • 1/2 cup dark seedless raisins
  • 3 tablespoons granulated sugar
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/3 cup chopped pecans
  • 4 sheets phyllo dough
  • 1/3 cup (5 1/3 tablespoons) melted butter
  • 3 tablespoons fine dried breadcrumbs
  • Confectioners’ sugar, for garnish
  • Vanilla ice cream, for serving

Directions for Apple Strudel

  1. Preheat the oven to 450 degrees F. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
  2. In a small bowl, create a slurry by combining 1/4 cup of the apple juice with the cornstarch. Mix until smooth and set aside.
  3. In a large saucepan over medium heat, cook the apples with the remaining 1 cup apple juice, raisins, sugar and cinnamon until the apples are tender, 8 to 10 minutes. Stir the cornstarch slurry (it may have settled) and add it to the apple mixture, stirring constantly until smooth and lump free. Simmer for 1 minute more, stirring constantly. Remove from the heat and cool. Stir in the pecans, cover and chill.
  4. Lay out 1 phyllo sheet on a clean, flat, lightly floured surface. Brush with some melted butter and sprinkle with 1 tablespoon breadcrumbs. Repeat this procedure with two more layers of phyllo, butter and breadcrumbs. Top with the fourth sheet of phyllo. Spread the apple filling evenly onto the phyllo surface, leaving a 1/2-inch clean edge on all sides. Roll into a log, folding the edges at each end beneath the log and brush with some melted butter. Carefully place the strudel on the prepared baking sheet, seam-side down. Bake the strudel until golden brown, 15 to 18 minutes. Remove from the oven and cool for 15 minutes before cutting into 2-inch slices. Sprinkle with confectioners’ sugar just before serving. Serve plain or with ice cream.

Bakeware for your recipe

You will find below are bakeware items that could be needed for this Apple Strudel recipe or similar recipes. Feel free to skip to the next item if it doesn’t apply.

  • Cooking pots
  • Frying pan
  • Steamers
  • Colander
  • Skillet
  • Knives
  • Cutting board
  • Grater
  • Saucepan
  • Stockpot
  • Spatula
  • Tongs
  • Measuring cups
  • Wooden Spoon

Categories in this Recipe

  • Apple Strudel
  • Apple Recipes
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  • Apple Dessert
  • Fruit Dessert Recipes
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Chef Dawn
Chef Dawn

Chef Dawn lives and breathes food, always seeking new ingredients to whip up super simple recipes that are big on bold flavor. Being half French, she tends to treat food as a source of pleasure rather than just fuel for our bodies.

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