Recipes for Apples

Country Apple Squares

Recipe

  • 2 c. flour
  • 1 c. brown sugar
  • 1 1/2 t.cinnamon
  • 1/2 c. butter or margarine, softened
  • 1 c. chopped nuts
  • 1 8-oz package cream cheese, softened
  • 2 T. milk
  • 1 egg, lightly beaten
  • 1/4 c. sugar
  • 1/2 t. vanilla extract
  • 3 1/2 c. chopped, peeled apples

Combine flour, brown sugar and cinnamon. Cut in butter until mixture resembles course crumbs. Add nuts. Measure out 2 cups of crumb mixture and set aside. Press remaining mixture into bottom of a greased 13" x 9" x 2" baking pan.

Beat cream cheese and milk together until smooth. Mix in egg, sugar and vanilla. Pour over crust. Top with apples and sprinkle with reserved crumb mixture.

Bake in preheated 350° oven for 30 minutes.