THELMA'S APPLE CRISP IN A LOAF PAN

Ellen Bales

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@Starwriter

My mother, Thelma Neese Gwaltney, made the world's best apple crisp. It filled the kitchen with its cinnamon-y scent, telling me that night's dinner would be special. I loved the apples, but the crispy topping was my favorite. I have recently put the finishing touches on duplicating her recipe, and here it is. And--oh, by the way, I make mine in a loaf pan too.


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Serves:

6-8

Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

35 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

5 c
tart apples, cored, peeled and sliced thin
1/2 c
quick cooking oats
1/2 c
all purpose flour
1 c
brown sugar, firmly packed
1 Tbsp
white sugar
1/2 c
butter, softened
3/4 tsp
ground cinnamon
3/4 tsp
ground nutmeg
whipped cream or vanilla ice cream for topping, if desired

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Spread the apples in a lightly greased (or sprayed) loaf pan.
2
In a large bowl, combine flour, brown sugar, oats, white sugar, butter, cinnamon, and nutmeg. Stir until thoroughly incorporated.
3
Sprinkle the topping evenly over the apples.
4
Bake in a preheated 375-degree oven for 30-35 minutes, or until the topping is golden brown and the apples are done.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Pies, Fruit Desserts
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy