Apple Pie with Cheddar Crust

Ingredients

  • 2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 teaspoons salt
  • 1/2 pound extra-sharp Cheddar (preferably white), coarsely grated (2 1/2 cups)
  • 1 stick cold unsalted butter, cut into 1/2-inch pieces
  • 1/4 cup cold vegetable shortening (trans-fat-free), cut into 1/2-inch pieces
  • 6 to 8 tablespoon ice water
  • 1 tablespoon milk

  • For filling:
    • 1 1/2 pound Gala apples (3 medium)
    • 1 1/2 pound Granny Smith apples (3 medium)
    • 2/3 cup sugar
    • 3 tablespoons all-purpose flour
    • 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice
    • 1/4 teaspoon salt
    • 1 tablespoon cold unsalted butter

    Description

    A Crumbly Slab Of Cheddar Is A Centuries-old Accompaniment To A Slice Of Apple Pie; It Imparts Character In A Way That A Scoop Of Ice Cream Can't...

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