The National Biscuit Company created RitzCrackers in 1933 and shortly afterward introduced a recipe thathas remain an adored oddity for nearly 70 years: Mock Apple Pie.Its popularity soared during World War II when fresh apples werea luxury few could afford.
Recipe: Ritz Mock Apple Pie
Pastry for 2-crust (9-inch) pie
36 Ritz Crackers, coarsely broken (about 1 3/4 cups crumbs)
1 3/4 cups water
2 cups granulated sugar
2 teaspoons cream of tartar
2 tablespoons lemon juice
Grated peel of 1 lemon
2 tablespoons margarine or butter
1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
Makes 10 servings.
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