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!

Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
Comments:
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.

Step-By-Step

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