Travellers' Rest Skillet Apple Pie



pastry for one 10-inch double-crust pie

Recipe from

Oxmoor House


1 1/4 cups sugar
1/4 cup all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg
1/8 teaspoon salt
3 tablespoons butter or margarine, melted
7 cups peeled, cored, and thinly sliced cooking apples


Combine first 6 ingredients in a large mixing bowl, mixing well. Add apples, and toss gently.

Roll half of pastry to 1/8-inch thickness on a lightly floured surface; fit into a 10-inch cast iron skillet. Spoon filling evenly into pastry shell.

Roll remaining pastry to 1/8- inch thickness. Cut into 3/4- inch-wide strips, and arrange in a lattice fashion over filling. Seal edges to side of skillet. Bake at 400° for 40 minutes or until crust is golden brown.