Tipsy Apple Pecan Pie

  • Prep Time: 30 minutes (Total Time:1 hour 25 Minutes)
  • Serving Size: 8
  • 1/2 cup Seedless Raisins
  • 2 tablespoons Bourbon
  • 1/4 cup Margarine Or Butter, Softened
  • 1 cup PLANTERS Pecan Halves
  • 1/2 cup Firmly Packed Light Brown Sugar
  • Pastry For 2 Crusts 9 Inches Pie
  • 7 cups Peeled Sliced Apples
  • 1/2 cup Granulated Sugar
  • 1 tablespoon Lemon Juice
  • 1 tablespoon Flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon Ground Cinnamon
  • 1/4 teaspoon Salt
  • 1 cup Thawed COOL WHIP Whipped Topping
  • PREHEAT oven to 450?F. Mix raisins and bourbon; set aside. Spread all of the margarine onto bottom and up side of 9-inch pie plate. Press pecans, top sides down, in margarine; pat brown sugar evenly over pecans. Divide pastry in half; roll out one half to 10-inch circle on lightly floured surface. Place over brown sugar in pie plate. DRAIN raisins; discard liquid. Toss raisins with apples, granulated sugar, lemon juice, flour, cinnamon and salt. Spoon over pie crust in pie plate. Roll out remaining pastry to 10-inch circle. Place over apple mixture; crimp edges of pastry together to seal. Prick top crust with fork to allow steam to vent.

    BAKE 10 minutes. Reduce heat to 350°F. Bake an additional 45 minutes or until top crust is lightly browned. Cool on wire rack 5 minutes or until filling stops bubbling. Place serving plate over pie; carefully invert pie onto plate. Remove pie plate. Cool completely. Serve topped with whipped topping.

    KRAFT KITCHENS TIPS

    Size It Up Enjoy a serving of this rich and indulgent treat on special occasions.

    Easy Cleanup Place baking sheet or piece of foil under pie plate in oven to prevent any juices from spilling onto oven bottom.

    RECIPE COURTESY OF KRAFT FOODS