Caramel Apple Strudel

2
Carol Perricone

By
@coolbaker1

With the Fall right around the corner, you know apple picking time can't be far behind.

What better way to use all those nice apples than by making a
yummy apple strudel.

Recipe & Photo: Taste of Home Magazine

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Serves:
8
Prep:
35 Min
Cook:
25 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 5 c
    apples, peeled and chopped (about 5 granny smith apples)
  • 3/4 c
    apple cider or juice
  • 1/4 c
    sugar
  • 1/2 tsp
    ground cinnamon
  • 1/4 tsp
    ground allspice
  • 1/4 tsp
    ground cloves
  • 1
    frozen puff pastry sheet, thawed
  • 1/4 c
    caramel ice cream topping (fat free is ok)
  • 1 large
    egg
  • 1 Tbsp
    water
  • 1 Tbsp
    coarse sugar crystals
  • ·
    sweetened whipped cream and additional caramel topping, optional

How to Make Caramel Apple Strudel

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees.
    In a large saucepan, combine the first 6 ingredients. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat; simmer, uncovered, 15-20 minutes or until apples are tender, stirring occasionally.
    Cool the apple mixture completely.
  2. Unfold puff pastry on a large sheet of parchment paper; roll into a 16x12 inch rectangle. Place a short side of the rectangle facing you.
    Using a slotted spoon, arrange apples on bottom half of pastry to within 1 inch of edges.
    Drizzle apples with caramel topping. Roll up jelly-roll style, starting with the bottom side.
    Pinch seams to seal and tuck ends under.
  3. In a small bowl, whisk egg with water; brush over pastry. Sprinkle with coarse sugar crystals.
    Cut slits in top.
    Bake 25-30 minutes or until golden brown.
    If desired, serve with whipped cream and additional caramel topping.

    Enjoy!

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About Caramel Apple Strudel

Course/Dish: Fruit Desserts
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy For Kids



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