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Easy and Delicious Apple Crisp

This is my “go to” dessert when I fail to plan ahead. I just about always have apples around the house and everything else is a pantry staple. It is YUMMY and gets even better when you add a scoop of vanilla ice cream. The only downside is that it is so good that it gets eaten before you take a picture of it!

Apple Crisp
based on recipe from Better Homes & Gardens New Baking Book

5 cups sliced, peeled apples (I like to use Granny Smith)
3 Tbsp granulated sugar
1/2 cup rolled oats
1/2 cup packed brown sugar
1/4 cup whole wheat flour
1/2 + 1/2 tsp cinnamon
1/4 cup butter

Preheat oven to 375°F.

Place apples in an ungreased 2 quart casserole dish (I use an 8X8″ pyrex). Stir in granulated sugar and sprinkle on 1/2 tsp cinnamon.

Mix rolled oats, brown sugar, flour & cinnamon in a bowl. Cut butter into mixture until crumbly. Sprinkle mixture evenly across apples.

Bake for 30 to 35 minutes or until “crisp” is golden brown and apples are done.

Recipe Notes: The book says it serves 6. I would say 5 at most. If we have visitors, I always double this recipe. Leftovers taste great so no worries if you have too much!

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Rosa Taggart

Tuesday 11th of October 2011

I bookmarked this!!!


Tuesday 11th of October 2011

Are you using pinterest? It's the coolest way to bookmark things because it book marks them as a picture. If you're not, let me know & I'll send you an invite.

The Williamson Family

Sunday 15th of November 2009

this is one of my favorite recipes and dessert. It is great for this time of year.


Sunday 15th of November 2009

Mmmm apple crisp is my favourite!


Friday 13th of November 2009

I'm so glad you family enjoyed it Lianne! It is so easy and oh so good. The perfect dessert when you didn't plan on making anything!


Friday 13th of November 2009

Merry,I made this tonight. We absolutely loved it! My son hates apples, and he ate a whole bowl of it!!! Thanks for sharing!