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I am going to make Apple Crisp for a church dinner tomorrow. This is my recipe:

4 cups sliced apples
3/4 cups brown sugar
1/2 cup all purpose flour
1/2 cup oats
1 tsp cinnimon
1/2 tsp allspice
1/3 cup cold butter

That is all it calls for. It says to cook it in a 8 inch pan.

So this is my question. How many times do I double this recipe to make enough for a church dinner? I want to make enough to fill a 11 x 15 inch pan. Can anybody help me? I am terrible at math!!!! LOL

 
matthew9_22

Asked by matthew9_22 at 9:25 PM on Nov. 13, 2010 in Food & Drink

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Answers (11)
  • double it then 1/2 more. I know sounds like a lot. it'll fill the pan and the men will thank you!

    10 cups sliced apples
    1 2/3 cups brown sugar
    1 1/4 cup all purpose flour
    1 1/4 cup oats
    2 1/2 tsp cinnamon
    1 1/4 tsp allspice
    3/4 cup cold butter

    I double an 8x8 recipie for a 13x9 and an 11x15 is a little bit bigger.
    unicornnymph22

    Answer by unicornnymph22 at 9:34 PM on Nov. 13, 2010

  • Look I'm not good at math either, but to double it, just repeat your main ingredients twice.
    ambr2006

    Answer by ambr2006 at 9:27 PM on Nov. 13, 2010

  • 3X
    QandA

    Answer by QandA at 9:57 PM on Nov. 13, 2010

  • For example, your 4 cups of apples, make it 8 cups, 1/2 cup of oats, make it 1 whole cup, you get it?
    ambr2006

    Answer by ambr2006 at 9:29 PM on Nov. 13, 2010

  • But still wait until someone else respond, but this is how I would do it.
    ambr2006

    Answer by ambr2006 at 9:30 PM on Nov. 13, 2010

  • Yeah I know how to bouble it but I don't think just doubling it will be enough for a whole church. I need to know how many times I need to repeat this recipe to fill my 11 x 15 inch pan. Do I quadruple it or times the recipe by 10 or what?
    matthew9_22

    Comment by matthew9_22 (original poster) at 9:31 PM on Nov. 13, 2010

  • I would say keep repeating it until the pan is full.
    ambr2006

    Answer by ambr2006 at 9:34 PM on Nov. 13, 2010

  • I know this may be a lot of work, but I would just to be safe.
    ambr2006

    Answer by ambr2006 at 9:36 PM on Nov. 13, 2010

  • Ok I get what you are saying. Thanks!
    matthew9_22

    Comment by matthew9_22 (original poster) at 9:37 PM on Nov. 13, 2010

  • There you go, this may work.
    ambr2006

    Answer by ambr2006 at 9:37 PM on Nov. 13, 2010