These apple tree streusel bars are perfect for an indulgent breakfast or dessert! I honey the contrast betwixt the sweet, juicy apples, together with the buttery warm streusel. And the almond glaze over the exceed only makes it all the to a greater extent than delicious. The solely modify I made was to scale downward the recipe a piffling to represent into a 10 inch springform pan. It’s slowly together with quick to prepare, together with would brand the perfect add-on to a Christmas brunch. Yum!
2 c. flour
1/2 c. sugar
1/2 tsp. baking powder
1/2 tsp. salt
1 c. butter, softened
1 egg, beaten
apple tree filling:
1/2 c. white sugar
1/4 c. flour
1 tsp. cinnamon
iv c. (about iii medium) sliced, peeled baking apples (I used granny smith)
2 c. powdered sugar
About iii Tbsp. milk
1 tsp. almond extract
- To ready crust, mix flour, sugar, salt, together with baking pulverization inwards a medium bowl.
- Cut inwards butter amongst a pastry blender or 2 knives until y’all convey pea-sized crumbles.
- Gently mix inwards beaten egg. Spray a 9×13 baking dish amongst non-stick cooking spray.
- Gently pat well-nigh 2/3 of the crumb mixture onto the bottom of the dish. Preheat oven to 350 together with laid aside.
- To ready apple tree filling, combine flour, sugar, together with cinnamon together with toss amongst apples.
- Spread apples out on prepared crust. Sprinkle reserved crust mixture over apples evenly together with bake inwards preheated oven for forty minutes.
- When finished, allow to cool completely.
- To ready glaze, whisk together powdered sugar, almond extract, together with plenty milk to give desired consistency.
- Drizzle glaze over cooled pastry together with allow to harden. Cut into bars together with serve.