November 18th is Vischyssoise and William Tell Day…

….Because William Tell placed an apple on his son’s head:

Dutch Apple Pie 

6 medium or 4 large apples, pared and sliced

½ c. sugar

1 unbaked pie shell

Dash of cinnamon

½ tsp. nutmeg

1 Tbsp. flour


½ c. flour

Dash of cinnamon

½ c. sugar

½ c. butter

Combine apples with 1 Tbsp. flour, sugar, cinnamon and nutmeg. Stir together and pat into pie shell. Combine topping ingredients. Place over apples. Place pie in brown paper bag. Close bag with staples or paper clips. Place on cookie sheet. Bake at 425° for 1 hour. Split bag and let cool. *Keep bag from touching sides of oven during baking.