Apple Shortcake

Kathie Carr


This is my updated version of a shortcake my Grandma used to make.


★★★★★ 1 vote

15 Min
10 Min



  • 1 pkg
    (7 ounce) apple cinnamon muffin mix
  • 1/2 c
  • 1/4 c
    sour cream
  • 1/4-1/3 c
    chopped pecans, optional

  • 1 can(s)
    (20 ounces) apple pie filling
  • 1/2 c
    sugar, more or less as desired
  • 1/4 c
    craisins or raisins
  • 1/4 c
  • 1/2-1 tsp

How to Make Apple Shortcake


  1. TO MAKE SHORTCAKE: Preheat oven to 425 degrees. Grease and flour a 9 inch square baking pan.

    Stir together muffin mix, milk, sour cream, and pecans. Pour into prepared pan. Bake for 10-12 minutes or until a toothpick insertd in center comes out clean. Cool completely and then cut into 6-9 squares depending on serving size desired.
  2. TO MAKE TOPPING: In a saucepan over medium heat combine pie filling, sugar, craisins or raisins, water, and cinnamon. Stir until well mixed and hot.

    Serve over shortcakes with ice cream or whipped topping if desired.

Printable Recipe Card

About Apple Shortcake

Course/Dish: Fruit Desserts
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

Show 2 Comments & Reviews

24 Spicy Recipes

24 Spicy Recipes

Ready to kick things up a notch? These spicy recipes will do just that. Seasonings, jalapeños, peppers, marinades, and sauces help these recipes pack a punch that any fan of spice will love. Perfect for salads, tacos, salsas, grilled meats, and more, these recipes are sure to spice up your life!

Grill a Special Meal for Father’s Day

Grill a Special Meal for Father’s Day

I have fond memories of my dad standing over the grill during the summer preparing a feast for the family. This Father’s Day, I plan to take over grilling duties from my husband and prepare a fantastic grilled meal. If you want to pick up the tongs, too, then check out these recipes. Cheryl Culver’s […]

17 Sensational Summer Side Dishes

17 Sensational Summer Side Dishes

Potato salad, pasta salad, macaroni salad, are all traditional summer side dishes. But with the bounty of goodness, there are so many other summer side dish options. So, we’re sharing 17 summer side dishes that feature fresh and in-season ingredients. They’ll work for a BBQ, tasty if you’re going on a picnic, they taste sensational, […]