In the kitchen with Sharon


In the kitchen with Sharon this week I have Leslie Lightner. Leslie made her delicious Swedish apple pie. It looks so delicious Leslie. I wish I had a piece right now with a dip of ice cream on top. I really think you should make one and let me sample it.

Thank you so much for sharing this great recipe.

If anyone has a recipe they would like to share, send it to me, along with a picture and a story behind the recipe, if there is a story. I am getting lots of comments and people stopping me in the stores and telling me about how much they enjoy all these great recipes. Keep them coming so we can see what you are cooking. Email or call me at [email protected] or 937-393-3456.

Sweedish apple pie


3 lbs. applies, peeled, cored and sliced

1 tablespoon sugar

1 teaspoon cinnamon

1 cup sugar

1 pinch salt

3/4 cup melted butter

1 cup flour

1 egg

3/4 cup chopped walnuts


Fill an eight-inch or nine-inch deep dish with sliced apples. Combine one tablespoon of sugar with the cinnamon and sprinkle over the apples. Mix together the remaining sugar, salt, butter, flour, egg and nuts. Spoon over the apples. Bake at 350 degrees for 45 minutes. Service with ice cream of whipped cream.

Sharon Hughes is the advertising manager at The Times-Gazette. She is also a mother, grandmother and chef.

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This is a picture of Leslie Lightner’s Swedish apple pie. is a picture of Leslie Lightner’s Swedish apple pie. Submitted photo

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