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Apple Cheese Danish Recipe

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These Apple Cheese Danish are a great way to show off seasonal produce! Homemade pastry dough filled with cream cheese and tart apples!

Ingredients

  • 2 1/4 teaspoons active dry yeast, 1/4 ounce package
  • 1/4 cup warm water, read the yeast package for exact temp recommendations
  • 5 cups all-purpose flour, plus additional for the work surface
  • 1/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon lemon zest
  • 1 cup cold butter, 2 sticks
  • 1 cup milk, warmed to the same temp as the water
  • 2 eggs, lightly beaten
  • 2 cups chopped apples, preferably a tart variety
  • 1/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 2 tablespoons melted butter
  • 8 ounces cream cheese, softened
  • 3/4 cup powdered sugar
  • 1 large egg yolk
  • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • 1 egg
  • 1 tablespoon water

Directions

  1. In a liquid measuring cup, measure out the warm water and dissolve the yeast In a large bowl, whisk together the flour, sugar, salt, and...
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Apple Cheese Danish Recipe

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Cooking Method:
Baked
Category:
Apples
Recipe Yields:
16.0
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