How To Make Apple Pie On A Traeger

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Apple Pie is quite possible the best all-around flavor of any sweet.  We love apple pie at our house for sure and even better, fresh out of the Traeger and topped with vanilla ice cream, how is that for a tasty treat? Let a chef guide you from prep to finish for this perfect dessert on a pellet grill.

Printable Recipe Here: Traeger Apple Pie

Yield: Serves 4 People    Prep time: 5 Minutes    Cook time: 12-15 Minutes depending on desired doneness


  • 3 ea - Granny Smith Apples (peeled and sliced)
  • 4 ea  - Honeycrisp Apples (peeled and sliced)
  • 1 Tbsp - Lemon Juice
  •  ½ Cup - Granulated Cane Sugar
  • ½ Cup - Dark Brown Sugar
  • 2 Tbsp - All Purpose Flour
  • 1-2 Tbsp -Cornstarch
  • 1 tsp - Ground Cinnamon
  • 1 tsp - Allspice
  • 1 ea - Deep Dish Pie Shell
  • 10oz pkg Crisp/Streusel Topping
  • 5 Tbsp - Salted Butter (room temp)

Cooking Directions

  1. Load pellet hopper, ignite Traeger and set temp to 385˚
  2. Using the apple peeler, corer machine, peel all apples
  3. Place all peeled apples in a bowl and toss with lemon juice, store in the fridge
  4.  In a separate bowl mix together the: Sugars, Flour, Cornstarch, Cinnamon and allspice
  5. Mix the flour mixture well and set aside
  6. Remove pie dough (already in pan) from fridge and let soften at room temp for 15 minutes
  7.  Prepare the packaged apple crisp topping and set aside
  8. Mix apples and flour mixture together in a large bowl
  9. Place the apples into the pie shell
  10. Chef’s Tip: cover pie dough edges with foil to prevent over cooking dough, remove during last 15 minutes of cooking to brown the edges
  11. Top the apple mixture with the Crisp topping and spread out evenly
  12. Bake the pie in the Traeger at 385˚ for 30 minutes
  13. Remove foil on edges after 30 minutes
  14. Bake for an additional 10-15 minutes or until pie liquid is thick and not runny
  15. Remove from the Traeger and rest for 15 minutes
  16. Slice and serve with Vanilla Ice Cream or Cinnamon Ice Cream
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Published: 8/11/2020