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Simple Apple Crisp with Vanilla Ice Cream

The sensation of sweet and tangy warm apple with bits of crispy oats together with chilly creamy ice cream is just delightful…

This is a very simple recipe that can be literally place together in a blink…there is nothing exclusive in terms of ingredients…but the combination is just splendid. This dessert sure emphasizes that simple is good.

Ingredients:

Apple Filling

2 apples, peeled and cut in small pieces

1 to 2 tablespoons raisins

½ tablespoon lemon juice

1 tablespoon brown sugar

½ to ¾ teaspoon ground cinnamon

1 pinch salt

1 tablespoon corn starch

1 tablespoon butter, cold cut in small pieces

 

Topping

2 tablespoons all-purpose flour

2 ½ tablespoons quick oat

2 tablespoons butter, cold cut in pieces

½ teaspoon ground cinnamon

Method:

Preheat the oven to 350F.

In a medium bowl, toss together the apples, raisin, lemon juice, brown sugar, cinnamon, salt butter.  Add the corn starch and fold gently.  Divide the apple filling in 4 small baking dish and set aside.

For the topping:

In a medium bowl, mix all the ingredients together.  Use fork to mask the cold butter into the mix until large crumbs form.

Sprinkle the topping evenly over the 4 baking dish with the apples. Bake until is golden brown and bubbling on top, about 30 to 35 minutes.

Serve the apple crisps warm with vanilla ice cream.

I  hope you enjoy the simplicity of this dessert by just combining a few ingredients.

 

Did you know that apples are extremely rich in antioxidants and phytonutrients? Therefore apples may help reduce risks of developing heart disease, hypertension, diabetes and cancer.

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Egg Salad Sandwich

This is almost like “no recipes” post. After Easter don’t we all have lots and lots of hard boil eggs? By simply adding mayonnaise, fresh ground pepper and chopped parsley you have a egg salad.

I hope friends that celebrated Easter had a great time with family and friends…Easter means lots of eggs…I decided to post this “no recipe” egg salad sandwich…seriously, what can be easier than egg salad sandwich?

I am sure that you all have your favorite recipe for egg salad…mine is very simple, only hard boiled eggs, mayonnaise, fresh pepper and fresh chopped parsley. I just added a layer of arugula on the egg salad and it was served in between 2 slices of chia milk sandwich bread…by the way I will be posting the recipe for this sandwich bread next week…for now, you will have to be content in using your favorite bread…

Ingredients:

  • Hard boiled eggs
  • Mayonnaise
  • Fresh ground black pepper
  • Fresh parsley, finely chopped

Method:

Peel the eggs and dice or mash them according to your like, either chunky or totally mashed or in between.

Add to the eggs the mayonnaise, black pepper and parsley. Mix until uniform.

Serve with toast, or make sandwiches.

For more Egg Recipes please check here.

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