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Baked Apples with Dried Fruit
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Baked Apples with Dried Fruit and Maple Whipped Cream

Apples stuffed with fruit make a satisfying dessert. Whipped cream with a touch of maple makes them even more scrumptious.

By The Canadian Living Test Kitchen

Source: Canadian Living

Recipe3 out of 5 based on 2 ratings.
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  • Portion size 4

Ingredients

  • 1 cup 1cupapple cider
  • 1/4 cup 1/4cuppacked brown sugar
  • 1/4 tsp 1/4tspground cinnamon
  • 1/4 tsp 1/4tspground nutmeg
  • 1 tbsp 1tbspbutter
  • 4 4baking applebaking apples, (such as Golden Delicious or Idared)
  • 1/2 cup 1/2cupmixed chopped dried fruit, (such as apricots, figs, prunes and whole raisins)

Maple Whipped Cream:

  • 1/4 cup 1/4cupwhipping cream
  • 1 tbsp 1tbspmaple syrup
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Preparation

In small saucepan, bring cider, sugar, cinnamon and nutmeg to boil; stir in butter. Set aside.

Core apples almost to bottom, leaving base intact. Pare off 3/4-inch (2 cm) wide strip around core at top; trim base to level, if necessary. Stuff dried fruit into each apple cavity. Place in 8-inch (2 L) square glass baking dish; pour cider mixture over top.

Bake, covered, in 375°F (190°C) oven, basting twice, until tender, about 45 minutes. Uncover and bake until sauce is syrupy, about 20 minutes.

Maple Whipped Cream: Whip cream with maple syrup; spoon over apples.

Nutritional Information Per serving: about

cal 293 pro 1g total fat 9g sat. fat 5g
carb 58g fibre 4g chol 27mg sodium 37mg
potassium 457mg

% RDI:

calcium 5 iron 9 vit A 11 vit C 10
folate 3
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