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Here's a fun n' tasty Gluten-Free and Dairy-Free recipe for Apple Pumpkin Strudel that is quite unique from your traditional apple pie or apple crumble....perfect for the holidays or for a casual dinner party dessert. Enjoy!
Pumpkin Apple Strudel
Gluten-Free and Dairy-Free
Makes 8 Strudels
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Spray a baking dish with nonstick baking spray. Sprinkle with 1 Tbsp. sugar and rosemary. Add sliced apples and pumpkin puree; spread evenly.
In a large bowl, combine flour, sugar, baking powder, sea salt and orange zest. Add orange juice, almond extract and egg; mix well to combine and form a mealy texture. Transfer mixture on top of apples in the baking dish. Sprinkle with additional ground cinnamon.
Bake for 45-60 minutes or until golden brown.