Fruit Pie Tacos from a muffin pan

Hopefully someday soon we will see some peaches or apples from our CSA.  This sounds like a winner of a recipe.  I’m sure it will delight your family.  I have baked things like this on our gas grill to avoid heating the oven… just watch your temp and check often… your mileage may vary.

Have a great fourth CSA Friends

Easy Fruit Pie Tacos Using a Muffin Pan
 
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Recipe type: Dessert
Cuisine: Americana
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Stolen from Columbus radio station Magic 106.3... someone there knows how to crack an egg.
Ingredients
  • 4 Apples peeled & sliced (or peaches, pears, berries or other fruit)
  • ½ C Sugar
  • 2 tsp Cinnamon (if it compliments your fruit)
  • ½ tsp Nutmeg (if it compliments your fruit)
  • vanilla to taste (optional)
  • ½ C Water
  • Tortilla’s (flour) 6? size
  • Oil (for frying tortillas)
  • ½ c sugar-cinnamon mixture
  • Whipped cream
Instructions
  1. Place apples (or peaches, pears, berries, etc), sugar, cinnamon, nutmeg, and water in a sauce pan.
  2. Stir until well blended and cover and cook on medium stirring frequently For 10 minutes or until apples are semi soft. If needed, thicken sauce using 1 Tbl of cornstarch to 3-4 Tbl of water.
  3. Note: Cinnamon and Nutmeg may not work with berries or other fruit. Feel free to use any other complimentary fruit or add vanilla if necessary.
  4. Mix into sauce and stir until thickened. Heat oil on medium heat in a skillet and holding the tortilla folded in half, place the bottom on tortilla in the oil for a few seconds.
  5. Then lay it on one side until browned and then place other side down until browned. Remove from oil and Sprinkle browned tortilla with sugar-cinnamon mixture. Fill taco shells with apple pie filling and top with whipped cream, and sprinkle a little more of sugar-cinnamon mixture on top.
  6. Let it "set" on an upside down muffin tin.

 

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