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This recipe features seasonal baked apples, topped with a spiced granola crumble, and creamy Greek yogurt.
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Last weekend, we made this baked apple dish to celebrate the coming fall season, and it was a big hit. My girls are really starting to enjoy fruits & veggies, and love to check out what’s in season.
I’ve been making baked apples for years, and decided my girls were ready to try out this recipe, with some spiced granola to bring in the new season. It’s a simple recipe that’s perfect for baking with kids.
Slice the apples in half, and top with a granola crumble mixture. I like to add more dried granola on top after the apples have baked.
This time, we used spiced granola, with flavors of cinnamon and nutmeg. To replicate, sprinkle desired spices onto old-fashioned granola.
Top with cool, creamy Greek yogurt, and you have a treat that’s perfect for heading into the fall season.
We love desserts and snacks with baked or roasted fruit, because the kids can experience for themselves how yummy seasonal produce can be! Kid-approved, simple recipes like this one are perfect for gathering around the kitchen table and catching up with family.
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- 3 red delicious apples, or preferred variety
- 1 cup granola crumble, 2 parts granola, 1 part brown sugar, 1 part butter
- 1/2 cup additional granola, spiced with a 1/2 teaspoon each, cinnamon and nutmeg
- 1 cup, plain Greek yogurt
- Preheat oven to 400 degrees.
- Slice apples in half, top with granola crumble.
- Bake for 12-15 minutes, or until edges of peel rind start to curl up.
- Remove from oven and allow to cool for a few minutes.
- Add more granola, plus Greek yogurt.
- Serve immediately.
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 205
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