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Apple Strudel

Serves 8




  1. Set oven rack on the upper level and preheat oven to 350 F.
  2. In a large bowl, mix apples, maple syrup, flour and cinnamon.
  3. Prepare pastry. In a small bowl, lightly beat egg white and oil.
  4. Lay a sheet of phyllo pastry on the parchment paper and, using a pastry brush, lightly coat the surface of the sheet with the egg/oil mixture.
  5. Sprinkle evenly with ½ tsp breadcrumbs.
  6. Repeat this step layering all the sheets of phyllo pastry, leaving the final sheet bare.
  7. Spread the apple mixture along one end of the dough. Lift edges of dough near apples and roll over to form a roll.
  8. Place on a cookie sheet that has been coated with non-sick spray.
  9. Brush with remaining oil/egg mixture.
  10. Bake 30 to 35 minutes. Pastry should be a deep golden brown. Remove from oven and cool slightly. Sprinkle evenly with powdered sugar.
  11. Slice in with a bread knife.
  12. Enjoy!

Nutritional per serving

Calories: 190
Sugar: 8 grams
Fat: 6 grams
Carbs: 18
Low GI