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Apfel Kuchen

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elegantly simple and delicious

Apfel Kuchen

Prep Time: 45 min Cooking Time: 35 min


  • 1 stick butter /unsalted
  • ¼ cup sugar
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 1 egg
  • 1 ½ cups flour
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • ¼ tsp salt
  • 5 to 6 apples
  • ½ cup sugar
  • 1 TBLS cinnamon


  1. preheat oven to 350*. Cream together butter and sugar. Add vanilla and egg, mix. Add flour, baking powder and salt, stir until just mixed. Butter or spray a 9 inch springform pan, or 9 inch square pan.Press dough on bottom and 1 inch of sides of prepared pan.
  2. Peel, half and core apples. Slice each half, making vertical clices about ⅛ " wide, keeping the apple shape, arrange on crust
  3. mix remaining sugar and cinnamon, sprinkle over apples. Bake in 350* oven for 30 to 35 minutes.
  4. Enjoy. Yummy and pretty

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