“Good apple pies are a considerable part of our domestic happiness.”
Jane Austen in a letter to her sister Cassandra, in the autumn of 1815. We couldn’t have put it better ourselves.
200g Sweet Shortcrust Pastry or 2 sheets Edmonds sweet short pastry, thawed
milk or water
4–6 Granny Smith apples, peeled and cored
½ cup sugar
25g butter, melted
2 Tbsp Edmonds standard flour
¼ tsp ground cloves
extra 2 tsp sugar
1. Preheat the oven to 200˚C.