Fried Apples

Cassie *


I love these apples as a side dish with pork, or over ice cream...delish!!

I always double the butter and brown sugar for extra sauce.. Enjoy!

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4 - 5
braeburn or granny smith apples
1/4 tsp
2 Tbsp
butter - i double
4 Tbsp
brown sugar - i double


1Peel the apples and cut into quarters. Remove the cores and cut quarters into 1/2 inch thick slices.

Place the slices in a bowl of cold lemon water to prevent browning. Soak for 5 or 10 minutes and then drain the apples and pat them dry with a paper towel.

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2In a large skillet, heat the butter until it is bubbling.

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3dd the apple slices to the skillet and continue to cook over medium high heat for approximately 5 minutes or until tender crisp and beginning to brown. Turn several times to brown evenly.

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4Mix cinnamon with brown sugar.

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5Add the brown sugar and continue to cook until sugar has melted and started to caramelize.

Apple slices should be tender. Serve as a side dish while still warm.

We love these as a side dish, or over ice cream.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Fruit Sides, Fruit Desserts
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy