Mock Apple Pie IV Recipe
- 2 cups water
- 1 ¼ cups white sugar
- 2 teaspoons cream of tartar
- 28 buttery round crackers
- 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
- ¼ teaspoon ground nutmeg
- 1 tablespoon butter
- 1 recipe pastry for a 9 inch double crust pie
step 1: Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Line a 9 inch pie dish with pastry.
step 2: In a large saucepan, combine water and sugar. Cook over high heat until boiling. Put in cream of tartar and reduce heat to simmer. Drop the crackers in, one at a time, and stir until mixture is translucent. Remove from heat and sir in cinnamon, nutmeg and butter.
step 3: Let filling cool, then put into pie crust. Cover with top crust, seal and flute edges. Bake in the preheated oven for 60 to 75 minutes, or until golden brown.