These apple pie cookies are a delicious alternative for southern comfort goodness. The warm homemade cinnamon apple filling baked into a crispy crust. A delicious piece of pie in a cookie.
Heat oven to 350F. Line cookie sheet with parchment paper. or use baking mat.
Add thin layer of apple filling on top.
On a separate mat, dust with flour and roll out the other pie crust. Using a pizza cutter, cut pie crust into thin strips
Start by making a cross in the middle of the pie. Then add a strip vertical to each side of the first strip.
Alternate the strips over and under. Then do the same for horizontal. Add one strip to each side of the horizontal line and weave them in and out.
Keep repeating this process until you've covered the whole pie. Brust with egg wash and sprinkles top with cinnamon sugar.
Bake in the oven for 20-25 minutes.
Allow to cool for 5-10 min before using circle cookie cutter to make them into cookies.
Try to put circles as close as you can to get the most cookies. Makes about 12 cookies. Don't forget to eat the delicious scraps.
**You can slice or dice your apples, I just find diced worked better with the cookies. **
**I used a baking mat that can go into the oven. If you don't have one, you can use the cookie sheet with parchment paper and start there. **