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Apple pie or pumpkin pie? Can't decide? This is the pie for you. A layer of tart apples in a caramel sauce covered with a layer of traditional pumpkin. Add some fresh whipped cream and you're in heaven.

Crust: Makes one 9 inch crust

  • 1/2 Cup butter or shortening
  • 1 Cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 tsp. CREAM OF TARTAR
  • 1/2 tsp. salt
  • 1/4 Cup milk


  • 1/3 Cup brown sugar, firmly packed
  • 1 TB. cornstarch
  • 1 tsp. CHINA CINNAMON, divided
  • 1/4 tsp. NUTMEG
  • 1/4 tsp. ALLSPICE
  • 1/2 tsp. salt, divided
  • 1/3 Cup water
  • 2 TB. butter
  • 3 Cups Granny Smith, Cortland or McIntosh apples, peeled and sliced about 1/8-inch thick (about 3 apples)
  • 3/4 Cup canned solid packed pumpkin
  • 3/4 Cup evaporated milk
  • 1/3 Cup sugar
  • 1 egg, beaten

Preheat oven to 375°. To prepare the crust, cut the butter into small pieces; it doesn't have to be cold, but it should not be warm to the point of melting. Add the flour, CREAM OF TARTAR, and salt, beat or mix by hand to combine. Add the milk in a thin stream, mixing until thoroughly blended. Sprinkle a wooden board or counter top with flour, place the dough on the board, and sprinkle the top of the dough with flour. Using short strokes with a rolling pin, roll it from the center to the edges until it is 1/8 to 1/4 inch thick. You will want to turn the dough over and re-dust with flour halfway through. Roll until the crust is about an inch larger than your 9 inch pie pan when inverted. Fold the crust in half and in half again so that it looks like a triangle. Place it in the ungreased pie pan with the point in the center. Unfold the crust and ease it into the pan. Roll the edges of the overhanging crust under so that you have a nice rim around the pie plate. Set aside.

In a roomy skillet, combine the brown sugar, cornstarch, 1/2 tsp. CINNAMON, and 1/4 tsp. salt. Add the PURE VANILLA EXTRACT, water and butter and bring to a boil, stirring constantly. The mixture will thicken, creating a caramel sauce. Add the apples and continue cooking over medium heat for 4-5 minutes, stirring constantly. Pour the mixture into the unbaked pie crust and set aside. In a mixing bowl, whisk together the pumpkin, evaporated milk, sugar, egg, 1/2 tsp. CINNAMON, NUTMEG, ALLSPICE and 1/4 tsp. salt. Pour over the apple layer. Bake at 375° for 50 minutes, or until a knife comes out clean. Check the crust occasionally; if it looks too brown, cover the edges with foil. Cool completely before cutting. This pie should be refrigerated.

Prep. time: 20 minutes
Baking time: 50 minutes
Serves: 8

Cream Of Tartar 1.8 oz. 1/4 cup jar
China Tung Hing Cinnamon Ground 1.7 oz. 1/2 cup jar
Nutmeg East Indian Ground 1.0 oz. 1/4 cup jar
Allspice Ground 1 oz. 1/4 cup jar
Single Strength Vanilla 4 oz. Bottle

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