Apple Squares Recipe

Apple Squares is a very popular recipe. Learn how to make/prepare Apple Squares by following this easy recipe.
Apple Squares Recipe
Preparation Time 15 Minutes
Cooking Time 70 Minutes
Difficulty Average
Recipe Type Non Veg.
  • 5 cups sifted All-Purpose Flour
  • 2 tsp Salt
  • 2 cups Shortening
  • 2 Egg Yolks (beaten)
  • Milk (as required)
  • 1 cup crushed Corn Flakes
  • 12 cooking Apples (peeled and sliced)
  • 1 cup Sugar
  • 2 tbsp Flour
  • 1 tsp Cinnamon
  • 1 Egg White (well beaten)
  • 1 cup Confectioner's Sugar
  • 1 tbsp Water
  • ½ tsp Vanilla Extract
How to make Apple Squares:
  • Combine all-purpose flour with salt and shortening in a large bowl. Mix well with hands.
  • Mix egg yolks with enough milk to prepare 1 1/3 cup liquid.
  • Gradually add the liquid to the flour-shortening mixture.
  • Mix thoroughly and knead smooth dough. Divide into two parts and roll out each into a 14x16 inch rectangle.
  • Place one of them in a buttered baking pan and spread crushed corn flakes over it.
  • Arrange the apple slices on the corn flakes.
  • Combine sugar, vanilla, flour, and cinnamon. Sprinkle over apple slices.
  • Place another rectangle over the apples and seal the edges.
  • Coat the top layer evenly with beaten egg white.
  • Top with confectioner's sugar.
  • Bake in moderate oven for 1 hour.
  • Cut into squares and serve hot.