Waistline-Friendly Stewed Apples

2
Elaine Bovender

By
@Elaine55

I like to find healthy alternatives to some of my favorite foods. I love fried/stewed apples and I found a wonderful way to still enjoy this delicious food, while trimming down calories and fat. These apples are wonderful! Just serve over a hot bowl of oatmeal or your favorite hot cereal for a healthy, nutritious breakfast. They are also delicious at supper time when served as a side dish with pork chops. You truly won't miss the fat and calories. Hope y'all enjoy!

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
2 to 3
Prep:
5 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • 3 medium
    tart apples, peeled, cored and sliced
  • 1/4 to 1/2 c
    splenda or other artificial sweetener (or to taste)
  • dash
    salt
  • 1 tsp
    unpacked brown sugar
  • 1 tsp
    cinnamon
  • pinch
    allspice
  • 1 tsp
    butter (optional)

How to Make Waistline-Friendly Stewed Apples

Step-by-Step

  1. Place all ingredients in a medium sized sauce pan and cover with water. Bring to a boil; Reduce heat and simmer for about 15 minutes or until apples are tender.
  2. Drain and serve over your favorite hot cereal for breakfast or as a delicious side dish at lunch or dinner.
  3. Special Note: You can adjust the amount of artificial sweetener depending on the tartness of the apples used or your personal tastes.

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About Waistline-Friendly Stewed Apples

Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: Southern
Other Tags: Quick & Easy Healthy



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