It’s first frost in many areas of the country. Our beloved sunflowers are even getting a dusting in farmers’ fields and backyard gardens.
Chilly days call for warm peanut-free snacks, such as these super easy Baked Apples. We found many ways to serve up these peanut-free snacks with SunButter, too!
Apples, cored (but not peeled) – we used Honeycrisp and Gala
1/2 c. apple cider or apple juice
1/4 c. water
1/4 c. brown sugar
Apple pie spice, nutmeg, cinnamon to taste
Put apple cider/juice and water in crockpot. Place apples on top liquid. Fill apples cavities with brown sugar and sprinkle with spices. Cook on low 6 – 8 hours.
Tips: Cook all night and wake up to the warm aroma of baking apples and a hearty breakfast! Cook all day and welcome the kids home from school with a tasty peanut-free snack!
Other peanut free snacks to take the chill out of these late autumn days? Please share!
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