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Apple Crisp and Apple Salad

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Apple Crisp
3 each peeled, cored and sliced Granny Smith and Fuji apples
Juice of 1 lemon
1/3 cup of sugar
2 cups of rolled oats
4 ounces of soft unsalted butter
1 cup of light brown sugar
1/4 cup of flour

Apple Salad
1 bunch of roughly cut fresh kale
1/2 each sliced Granny Smith and Fuji apple
1/2 thinly sliced bulb of fennel
2 stalks of thinly sliced celery
1/3 cup of pistachios
1/2 cup of dried cherries
2 tablespoons of mayonnaise
1 teaspoon of sugar
2 tablespoons of red wine vinegar
3 tablespoons of extra virgin olive oil
Parmesan cheese for garnish
Kosher salt and fresh cracked pepper for garnish


Apple Crisp
Preheat the oven to 375°

In a large bowl toss the apples, lemon and sugar until combined, and add it to a casserole dish.

In a separate large bowl add the oats, brown sugar and flour, and cut in the butter using a pastry knife until is the size of a pea.

Add the oats mixture to the top of the apples and completely cover.

Bake in the oven for 45 minutes. Serve hot.

Apple Salad
In a small bowl whisk together the mayonnaise, sugar, red wine vinegar and olive oil and set aside.

In a large bowl toss together the kale, apples, fennel, celery, pistachios and cherries and season with salt and pepper. Add a few tablespoons of the vinaigrette and toss together. Finish with Parmesan cheese.

Apple Crisp Serves 6 to 8

Apple Salad Serves 2

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Apple Crisp and Apple Salad

Apple Crisp and Apple Salad

Chef Billy Parisi

By Chef Billy Parisi

Chef Billy Parisi is a culinary school grad who spent 15 years in the restaurant industry as a line cook, sous chef and executive chef. Now he develops, photographs and films simple and delicious recipes that will make everyone feel like a chef in their own kitchen.

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