One basic pie shell
Four apples
1 tablespoon lemon juice
3 tablespoon granulated sugar replacement or granulated fructose
1/4 teaspoon cinnamon
4 teaspoons margarine
One egg white (slightly beaten)

Roll out pie dough and cut into four equal pieces.

Peel and core apples and sprinkle them with lemon.

Place one apple in center of each piece of dough. Combine sugar replacement and cinnamon in a bowl, sprinkling evenly into cavity of apples.

Top each apple with 1-teaspoon margarine. Bring opposite ends of dough up over apple. Moisten slightly with water; seal securely. Brush with beaten egg white and place in shallow baking pan.

Bake at 425-degrees for 35 to 45 minutes, or until pastry is golden brown.

Yield: Four Apple Dumplings

Calories for one dumpling: 221

Diabetic Exchange for one dumpling: 2 bread, 1/2 starch, 2 fat, 1 fruit