Buttery apple brown betty

Yield: 6 servings

Measure Ingredient
4 tablespoons Chilled butter
4 slices Dried out egg, brioche or
\N \N Challah bread, crusts
\N \N Removed and cut
\N \N Into 3/4\" cubes
⅓ cup Melted butter
1 cup Raisins soaked in rum, Port
\N \N Or Cognac
4 \N Granny Smith or Golden
\N \N Delicious apples peeled,
\N \N Cored, quartered and sliced
¼ cup Finely chopped walnuts;mixed
\N \N With
¼ cup Flour
¾ teaspoon Ground cinnamon
1 pinch Salt
\N \N Vanilla ice cream;or whipped
\N \N Cream




Preheat the oven to 375 degrees. Lightly butter a 9 inch square baking pan.

Cut the chilled butter into the walnut and cinnamon flour, with a pastry blender or fork until it is like coarse crumbs; set aside.

Drizzle melted butter over cubed bread to coat, then toss with apples and raisins

Transfer apples and bread to a baking dish and top with walnut flour topping; bake for 45 minutes or until crisp. Serve hot or warm with ice cream.

Note that if you are starting out with fresh bread, then dry it out first in an oven

Nutritional information per serving: xx calories, xx gm protein, xxx mg cholesterol, xx gm carbohydrate, xxx mg sodium, x gm fiber, xx gm fat (x gm sat, x gm mono, x gm poly), x mg iron, xx mg calcium, xx% of calories from fat.

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