Cinnamon Baked Apples Recipe

Cinnamon Baked Apples are a warm, comforting dessert that has a big bonus – they’re super easy to make! This recipe for baked apples can be done in the microwave for a quick and delicious dessert, or they can be made in the oven so the aromas of cinnamon and apples can waft through the house. Either way, this recipe for Cinnamon Baked Apples is sure to be a favorite.

Cinnamon Baked Apples

2 apples (Cortland or Honeycrisp apples are ideal)
2 tablespoons raisins or dried cranberries
1 tablespoon honey
1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1 teaspoon butter

Core the apples, and pare a 1-inch strip of skin from around the middle of each to prevent splitting. Place the apples in two 10-ounce custard cups. Pack the raisins (or dried cranberries) into the apples.

In a small bowl, mix the honey and cinnamon. Pour the mixture over the raisins in the apples. Top with butter.

Microwave prep:

Cover tightly and microwave on high until tender when pierced with a fork (about 3-4 minutes).


Oven prep:

Bake at 375 degrees F for about 30 minutes.

Serve warm with cream or vanilla ice cream, if desired. Enjoy the sweet and aromatic flavor of your fresh Cinnamon Baked Apples.
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