Recipe Exchange

Nothing beats the tastes and smells of home cooking! Do you need to bring a dish to an upcoming event? Perhaps you can find that special recipe you have been looking for in this section. Is there a recipe you have that everyone enjoys? Share it with your neighbors!

The recipe exchange page offers a convenient way to trade your favorite recipes and discover new ones to try. If you would like to share your recipes with others in the neighborhood, please post them here.

Looking for the recipes from the Chez Melange cooking class? Click on the button to the left labeled 'Chez Melange Cooking Class for 1800 PCH' and pick them up from there.

If you need a recipe that you can't find here, let us know and we will scour our personal cookbooks, find it, and post it for you! Email your requests to:

Buon Appetit!!
Crunchy Caramel Apple Pie(Winner of Good Morning America Pie Contest 2001) (Print this)
1 pastry crust for a deep-dish pie 9-inch(homemade or store bought)
1/2 cup sugar
3Tbsp.all purpose flour
1 tsp.ground cinnamon
1/8 tsp. salt
6 cups thinly sliced peeled apples(Golden delicious or fuji)
1 recipe crumb topping(see below)
1/2 cup chopped pecans
1/4 cup caramel topping

Crumb Topping
1 cup packed brown sugar
1/2 cup all-purpose flour
1/2 cup quick cooking rolled oats
1/2 cup butter

Directions for Crumb Topping
1.Stir together brown sugar,flour,rolled oats.
2.Cut in 1/2 cup butter until topping is like course crumbs.Set aside

Directions for Pie
1.In a large mixing bowl,stir together the sugar,flour,cinnamon and salt.
2.Add apple slices and gently toss until coated.
3.Transfer apple mixture to the pie shell.
4.Sprinkle crumb topping over apple mixture.
5.Place pie on a cookie sheet so the drippings don't drop on your oven.
6.Cover edges of pie with aluminum foil.
7.Bake in pre-heated 375 oven for 25 minutes.Then remove the foil and put back in oven for another 25-30 minutes without foil.
8.Remove from oven.Sprinkle pie with chopped pecans(if desired) and then drizzle caramel on top.
9.Cool on wire rack and enjoy warm or at room temperature.

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