Magic Apple Pie

Magic Apple Pie: a pie/cake that only takes one appleHave you ever come to the end of the week or month and found yourself a little short on food? This is the perfect treat for such an occasion because it only calls for one apple. The recipe only calls for 5 ingredients, so it is easy on any budget.   It is also fat free!Magic Apple Pie: a pie/cake that only takes one appleOkay, it’s not really a pie.  It is more of a cake, but it’s baked in a pie plate and cuts like a pie.  And seriously, if you only have one apple, this is as close to a pie as you are going to get!  You will find the original sugar and gluten full recipe directly below.  After that will be my newly improved, gluten and refined sugar free version.  Now we both can enjoy it!!

Magic Apple Pie
  • 1 egg
  • ¾ cup sugar
  • ½ cup flour
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1 apple, peeled and diced
  1. In a mixing bowl, beat egg. Add flour, sugar and powder. Stir in apple. Spread into greased 9 inch pie plate. Bake at 350 degrees for 25-35 minutes. Serve with ice cream or whipped cream.
You could add raisins and cinnamon. You could substitute other fruit like peaches, blueberries, pears or strawberries. You could add nuts.

Magic Apple Pie: a pie/cake that only takes one apple


Magic Apple Pie Gluten Free/Refined Sugar Free
  • 1 apple, peeled and chopped fine
  • ¼ cup walnuts, chopped
  • 1 egg
  • ½ cup coconut palm sugar
  • ½ tsp cinnamon
  • ¼ tsp salt
  • 1 Tbsp tapioca flour
  • 1 Tbsp potato starch
  • 2 Tbsp sorghum flour
  • 4 tbsp white rice flour
  • 1 tsp gluten free baking powder
  1. Mix the dry ingredients in a bowl.
  2. In another bowl, stir together the egg and coconut sugar.
  3. Add the dry ingredients.
  4. Stir in the apple and walnuts.
  5. Spread in a greased pie plate.
  6. Bake 350 for 20 minutes or until top is no longer wet.


20 thoughts on “Magic Apple Pie

  1. >I love to have a few recipes that include ingredients that I almost always have on hand and this fits the bill! I have never seen anything like it!

  2. >Oh I can’t wait to try it. I love making desserts with what I have left over around the kitchen. Thanks for the very versatile recipe!

  3. >I love quick and simple…sometimes! Happy Foodie Friday! Have a great weekend ~ Susan

  4. >These days, that apple pie goes a long way for many of us. I can’t believe it’s one apple. I have to try it out! Head on over to my blog and browse a while, if you like what you see, click the “follow” button on the right so we can inspire one another often!

  5. >Oh, how simple and seemingly yummy! I will have to tuck this recipe away. I am glad I dropped by from Ann’s.

  6. >I love simple delicious recipes and this one definitely looks and sounds just that. Thanks for sharing.

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