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Baked Apples Recipe

| 2/6/2015 8:00:00 AM

Apples are readily available starting in the fall and throughout the winter season, so I find myself creating lots of new recipes for using this nutritional powerhouse in crisps and casseroles. As a satisfying snack, I adore them cored, sliced and slathered with peanut butter. Baking apples is another on of my all-time favorites and these delectable beauties are kept moist and juicy by wrapping them in parchment before baking. The result is a mouthwatering, healthy dessert that doubles as a delightful breakfast treat all winter long!

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Baked Apples in Parchment Recipe

Makes 2 to 3 servings


• 2 very large (or 3 medium) baking apples, such as Rome Beauty or Jonagold
• 5 heaping tablespoons raisins
• 1 tablespoon chopped walnuts
• 2 teaspoons raw unsweetened shredded dried coconut
• 2 tablespoons maple syrup


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