We use cookies to give you the best possible experience on our website. Carry on browsing if you’re happy with this, or see our Cookie Policy for more information.

Autumn Apple Crumble

A hearty and zesty version of apple crumble, with lemon zest and some jumbo oats in the topping

Like this? Share it with your friends.


Report abuse

Ingredients

1 kg cooking apples (usually Bramleys or Granny Smiths work well)

160g flour (e.g. Untreated Baker's n.4)

40g jumbo oats (e.g. Flahavan's Organic)

120g chilled unsalted butter

160g caster sugar

zest of half a lemon

1 tbsp lemon juice

1-2tbsp water

Method

Chop the butter into cubes.  Add together with flour and oats in a bowl and rub it all together to a texture like rough bread crumbs.

Add half of the sugar (80g) and mix together.  Leave in the fridge (covered) while you assmble the rest of the ingredients.

Preheat your oven to 180C/gas mark 4/350F

Peel the apples, core them, and cut into chunks.  Toss the chunks with lemon zest and juice, add the rest of the sugar (80g) and water.  Tip into a shallow oven baking dish.

Take topping out of the fridge and scatter on top, forming a few little chunks as you scatter across the top.  Bake for around 40 minutes until the topping starts to turn golden and filling bubbles a little at the edges.

Optionally, tpo with creme fraiche, whipped cream, or even ice cream or custard for sweet tooths!

Added by: Marlon Jones


Tags: fruit CakeNpastry

Add comment

Add a recipe & get 15% off

If you add a recipe with a photo to the Shipton Mill website, we will send you a voucher for 15% off your next order from the Flour Direct shop.

15% off Flour Direct

It's very easy, just click here to visit your "My Shipton Mill" page to get started.

Flour Direct Shop update

Dear Customers,

Due to a temporary suspension of some services by couriers, we are currently unable to offer delivery to the Republic of Ireland, or overseas. This is being looked into urgently, and as soon as services resume we’ll update you here. Deliveries to Northern Ireland can now begin again.

If you live in the Republic of Ireland, please don’t order for the moment, as we are unable to get the order to you.

Deliveries

Keep safe and well

The Shipton Millers