Homemade Apple Pie Spice

Pro or Amateur Baker, sometimes you just run short of an important spice to try that new incredible recipe you’ve been drooling over!  Add this kitchen spice recipe to your arsenal! Make just enough Apple Pie Spice for your favorite recipes or create a large batch to share!

Homemade Apple Pie Spice

Homemade Apple Pie Spice


  • 1/4 ground cinnamon
  • 1 teaspoon ground ginger
  • 2 teaspoons ground nutmeg
  • 1 teaspoon ground allspice


  1. In small bowl combine all ingredients and stir well. Use immediately or pour into an airtight container to store.
  2. Yields: 1/2 cup

Find more seasonal recipes in Bittersweet Walnut Grove’s Cookbook Series


Baked with Love: Bittersweet Pie Boxes

Share a slice of your best homemade pie in an easy to make pie box!


  • printable pie box, below
  • scissors
  • bone folder
  • double sided tape
  • twine
  • printable tag, below
  • 2 sheets of 8.5 x 11 white card stock
  • 2.5 circle punch, optional


Print 1 pie box on medium to heavy weight card stock. Cut pie box from printed sheet. Fold and score on dotted lines with bone folder. Seal 3 corners with double sided tape.

Optional Gift Wrap:
Create a gift tag with printable Made With Love tags below. Print one sheet of tags. Punch tags from sheet with a 2.5 inch circle punch or cut out with scissors. Hole punch each tag and thread with twine. Wrap twine around pie box and tie on a gift tag.