Baked Apple Tapioca Recipe

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Baked Apple Tapioca

Win Spicer

By
@debaylady

This is an old family recipe. Mom's cousin, Mae, was known to be an excellent cook and baker. Everyone was thrilled to be invited to her home for a meal. This is one of her signature desserts!


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Serves:

6-8

Prep:

10 Min

Cook:

25 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

3 c
tart apples, sliced
2 Tbsp
butter, cut in cubes
1/4 tsp
cinnamon
1/8 tsp
nutmeg (my addition)
1/3 c
quick cooking tapioca
1 c
light brown sugar
1 tsp
salt
2 1/2 c
water
lemon juice, 1-2 tbsp.

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Arrange apples in greased 9 x 13-inch baking dish. Dot with butter and sprinkle with cinnamon and nutmeg.
2
Combine remaining ingredients in medium saucepan. Cook and stir over medium heat until mixture comes to a boil.
3
Pour hot mixture over apples in baking dish. Cover and bake in moderate oven (375 degrees) for 25 minutes or until apples are tender.
4
Remove from oven and stir. Serve warm with cream poured over or ice cream by the side.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Fruit Desserts
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: Southern