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Sunday, November 1, 2009

Country Store Fried Apples



This recipe was featured in our newspaper, and my family loves it. We eat these straight from the crockpot, but the paper mentions they would be good over oatmeal or frozen yogurt. It's like eating apple pie without the crust. This recipe makes 8 servings. There are 102 calories per serving or one Weight Watcher point. The house smells good when these are cooking!

5 to 6 cups firm, tart apples (like a Granny Smith)
1/3 cup brown sugar
1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
2 tablespoons cornstarch
1/2 cup apple cider (or use water if you don't have the cider)

Peel, core, and slice apples into medium to thick slices. Place apples, brown sugar, and cinnamon in a small to medium slow cooker. Dissolve cornstarch in apple cider and blend well. Pour over apples and stir to blend. Cover and cook on low setting 5 to 6 ours; stir halfway through cooking.

7 comments:

Flat Creek Farm said...

Mary, thank you! This sounds wonderful and if it says 'crockpot', I'm in! If I had enough Granny Smiths I would make this today. -Tammy

Sue said...

Oh I love apple recipes! Thank you for sharing this one. I like any crockpot recipe too!
Blessings to you.

Cora said...

Sounds really yummy...wish I could smell your kitchen! I will soon be making apple butter....can't wait! Hopefully I will share on my blog when I do!

Mandi @ Finding Home said...

I love this dish! Thanks for posting the recipe, Mom. I can't wait to add it to my collection.

Sandra said...

I"m definately going to have to try that. My family loves apples about any way you cook them.

The imPerfect Housewife said...

Ummm, yeah I could pretty much eat a crock pot full of those!!! Would you be able to use apple juice by any chance, you think? I've got some in the fridge I need to use. Putting those apples over oatmeal sounds so good I can't stand it!!! Hope you're doing well ~ ♥

ARLENE said...

Just the recipe I was looking for--just put it in the slow cooker. When I googled slow cooker fried apples, I got way too many recipes with loads of butter and bacon grease, not WW friendly at all. Can't wait til these are done.