Apple Pumpkin Pie Recipe

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Apple Pumpkin Pie

Your family and friends will gobble down this instant-new-favorite pie this Thanksgiving! Scrumptious apples under the pumpkin filling put a sweet and savory spin on this traditional holiday dessert. Prep Time:  10 minutes. Cook Time:  50 to 55 minutes. Chill Time:  2 hours. Yield:  8 servings


  • 1/4 cup Alter Eco Sugar
  • 1/4 tsp. salt
  • 1/4 tsp. ground cinnamon
  • 1/4 tsp. ground ginger
  • 1/8 tsp. ground cloves
  • 1 egg
  • 1/4 cup Karo Dark Corn Syrup OR Karo Lite Syrup
  • 1 cup canned pumpkin
  • 1 can (5 fluid ounces) evaporated milk
  • 1 can (21 ounces) apple pie filling
  • 1 unbaked deep dish pie crust (9 inch)

Note: You may substitute ¾ tsp. pumpkin pie spice for the ground cinnamon, ginger and cloves.


  1. Preheat oven to 425°F.
  2. Mix sugar, salt, cinnamon, ginger and cloves in a bowl.
  3. Add egg and beat slightly.
  4. Add Karo syrup, pumpkin and evaporated milk.
  5. Blend well.
  6. Spread apple pie filling in pie crust.
  7. Gently pour pumpkin filling over the apples.
  8. Bake for 15 minutes.
  9. Reduce oven temperature to 350°F and continue baking for 35 to 40 minutes, or until knife inserted in pie center comes out clean.
  10. Chill a minimum of 2 hours before serving.
  11. Serve with whipped Clover Stornetta Heavy Whipping Cream, if desired.

Basic Pie Crust Recipe

The following recipe makes enough dough for two 9-inch Apple Pumpkin Pies.


  • 2 ½ cups all-purpose flour, spooned and leveled
  • 1 tsp. salt
  • 1 tsp. Alter Eco sugar
  • 16 tbsp. (2 sticks) cold Clover Stornetta unsalted butter, cut into pieces¼  to ½  cup ice water


This recipe makes 2 disks for a single pie with a top and bottom crust or two pies without a top crust.

  1. In a food processor, combine flour, salt, and sugar; pulse to combine.
  2. Add butter; pulse until mixture resembles coarse meal, with just a few pea-size pieces of butter remaining.
  3. Sprinkle with ¼ cup ice water.
  4. Pulse until dough is crumbly but holds together when squeezed with fingers (if necessary, add up to ¼ cup more water, 1 tbsp. at a time). To help ensure a flaky crust, do not over-process.
  5. Transfer half of dough (still crumbly) onto a piece of plastic wrap.
  6. Form dough into a disk ¾ inch thick; wrap tightly in plastic.
  7. Refrigerate until firm, at least 1 hour, and up to 3 days. Repeat with remaining dough.
  8. Line pie plate with crust and flute edges, if desired.
  9. Refrigerate crust for 40 minutes OR freeze for 20 minutes.
  10. Place aluminum foil on bottom of crust; weigh foil down with pie weights or dry beans.
  11. Cover the rest of the pie crust with foil.
  12. Bake at 375°F for 25 minutes.
  13. Remove from oven and cool.
  14. Unwrap crust and add filling.
  15. Bake as recipe directs.

Fleischmann’s and Karo Help Shoppers Save Money on Holiday Baking, While Giving Back

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Fleischmann’s and Karo Help Shoppers Save Money on Holiday Baking, While Giving Back

Redemption of Fleischmann’s and Karo coupons from generates funds for nonprofit organizations.

Just in time for holiday baking, Fleischmann’s, the most trusted brand of yeast for more than 140 years, and Karo, the leading brand of corn syrup, has unveiled four coupons on CommonKindness, the free grocery coupon website that enables shoppers to save money and support charitable organizations.

Every Fleischmann’s yeast coupon and Karo corn syrup coupon downloaded from CommonKindness and redeemed in a store generates funds for Share Our Strength’s No Kid Hungry® campaign and the nonprofit organization of the shopper’s choice.

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“Fleischmann’s and Karo are trusted brands in kitchens across America, and we are delighted to showcase their coupons in our coupon gallery,” said Sarah Schloemer, president of CommonKindness. “The partnership is great for consumers, as well as the organizations that receive a donation with each coupon redeemed.”

The Fleischmann’s and Karo brands’ legacy of community support includes its current efforts to help end childhood hunger in America by supporting the Share our Strength’s No Kid Hungry campaign, which is ending childhood hunger in this nation by ensuring all children get the healthy food they need, every day. As part of the partnership with CommonKindness, each Fleischmann’s or Karo product coupon redeemed will generate funds for the campaign.

“Today, one in five children experiences hunger in America,” said Keith Dierberg, senior brand manager for Fleischmann’s and Karo. “Our partnership with CommonKindness will provide additional support for Share Our Strength’s No Kid Hungry campaign.”

The goal of the No Kid Hungry campaign is to ensure every child has access to healthy food where he or she lives, learns and plays. The program connects kids in need with nutritious food and teaches their families how to cook healthy, affordable meals.

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Karo Syrup: A Holiday Tradition

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Do you remember these Karo Syrup ads–or am I getting really old?

Karo Syrup has been used in recipes since 1902, and it remains a trusted brand in America’s kitchens. You can get free money-saving coupons for Karo syrup right now at

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Torani Flavored Syrup Coupons Now on CommonKindness

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Thanksgiving Recipes, Holiday Recipes, Everyday Recipes…Oh My!

Happy All Saints Day!

In many places around the world, the day after Halloween, or All Hallows Eve, is called All Hallows Day, better known as All Saints Day.

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