Awesome Apple Crisp

Dear Mimi,

Here is what I had for dessert today.

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Oatmeal Cinnamon Apple Crisp Topped with Vanilla Ice Cream and a Butterscotch Caramel Drizzle

After one of my friends dropped off some of this homemade apple crisp and told me she ate it with ice cream, I just HAD to try it myself. And you can imagine just how delectable this was. ヽ(^。^)ノ

Naturally, I asked her for the recipe and here we are.


Original Recipe from Tastes Better From Scratch

What You’ll Need:

For the Crisp:

  • 1/2 cup flour
  • 1/2 cup old fashioned oats
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • 1/3 cup unsalted butter, diced into small chunks
  • Bowl
  • Mixing Spoon

For the Apples:

  • 3-4 large Granny Smith, washed and peeled
  • 3 tablespoons butter, melted
  • 2 tablespoons flour
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 3 tablespoons milk
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/4 cup brown sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • Knife
  • Plate
  • Large Bowl
  • Mixing Spoon
  • 8-inch Baking Dish

What To Do:

  1. Preheat oven to 375°F
  2. In the bowl, combine all the ingredients for the crisp, until it looks like small crumbs.
  3. Refrigerate while preparing the apples.
  4. Slice the apples into thin slices.
  5. Mix the 3 tablespoons melted butter and 2 tablespoons flour in the large bowl until it’s blended.
  6. Add the 1 tablespoon lemon juice, 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract, and 3 tablespoons milk, and mix well.
  7. Add the 1/4 cup brown sugar, 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon, and 1/8 teaspoon salt, and stir.
  8. Add the sliced apples to the bowl and make sure all the apples are coated.
  9. Pour the apples out into the 8-inch baking dish and spread out evenly.
  10. Remove the crisp mixture from the fridge, and spread it out over the apples.
  11. Bake for 30-35 minutes, until golden brown.
  12. Remove from oven, cool for 10 minutes, and enjoy!

Happy Fall Eating Mimi!

Love,

Didi

Life is short. Eat dessert first.

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