Pressing a square of puff pastry into muffin tin cups creates ideal shells for a buttery apple, walnut and brown sugar filling. This is so much easier than making pie pastry!
cost per recipe: $8.20
The price is determined by the national average.
of a 17.3 ounce package Pepperidge Farm® Puff Pastry Sheets(1 sheet), thawed
cup packed brown sugar
tablespoon butter, melted
teaspoon vanilla extract
large apple, peeled and diced (about 1 cup)
cup finely chopped walnuts
tablespoons confectioners' sugar
pint vanilla ice cream(optional)
Heat the oven to 350°F.
Unfold the pastry sheet on a lightly floured surface. Roll the pastry sheet into an 18x9-inch rectangle. Cut into 18 (3-inch) squares. Press into 18 (2 1/2-inch) muffin-pan cups.
Beat the egg, brown sugar, butter and vanilla extract in a medium bowl with a fork or whisk until the mixture is smooth. Stir in the apples and walnuts. Spoon the apple mixture into the muffin-pan cups.
Bake for 25 minutes or until the pastries are golden brown. Let the pastries cool in the pans on wire racks for 10 minutes. Remove the pastries from the pans and let cool completely on wire racks. Sprinkle with the confectioners' sugar and serve with the ice cream, if desired.