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apple pie filling

Homemade apple pie filling

Homemade apple pie filling is super easy to make and makes for the perfect apple pie desserts! Make this homemade apple pie filling ahead of time to freeze, can or use right away when making apple pie.
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword apple pie filling with fresh apples, homemade apple pie filling
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Servings 1
Calories 737kcal
Author Lauren



  • Wash and dice the apples.
  • Toss the apples with the lemon juice, set aside.
  • In a large sauce pan whisk together the water and cornstarch until well combined. Stir in the cinnamon and nutmeg.
  • Add your apples to the pan and cook over medium low heat until they are tender, about 15 minutes.
  • Allow mixture to cool before placing in a pie crust or putting in a jar.


Calories: 737kcal | Carbohydrates: 191g | Protein: 2g | Fat: 1g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Sodium: 20mg | Potassium: 535mg | Fiber: 13g | Sugar: 153g | Vitamin A: 270IU | Vitamin C: 35mg | Calcium: 50mg | Iron: 1mg