One easy apple crisp recipe comes from Betty Crocker and is recommended for the apple season when medium, tart apples can be purchased fresh and flavorful. It requires the baker to combine apples with dry ingredients and margarine in order to create the crisp.
Make a basic apple crisp by combining sliced apples with a sprinkle of lemon juice and vanilla before placing them into a baking pan, adding a topping of brown sugar, cinnamon, butter and oats. Bake in an oven at 375 degrees Fahrenheit for 30 minutes until the apples are tender.
Homemade apple crisp is made from a blend of apples topped with a mixture of oats, flour, butter, sugar and spices. Add more flavor by topping with whipped cream or ice cream.
The best apple crisp recipes use flavorful baking apple varieties such as McIntosh, which are cored and sliced into wedges. The crisp topping ingredients are just as important, and common topping ingredients include cinnamon, nutmeg and either brown or white sugar.
The basic ingredients for most apple crisp recipes include ground nutmeg, cinnamon, all-purpose flour, salt, oats, sugar and, of course, apples. The blend of toppings for the apple crisp may vary according to the recipe and some recipes may even include a scoop of ice cream per serving.
Chow.com offers an easy and highly rated recipe for apple oatmeal crisp. It serves eight people and uses a combination of Granny Smith and Golden Delicious apples.
To make apple crisp topping, combine 1/2 cup of brown sugar with 1/2 cup of dry oatmeal, 1/3 cup of flour and a pinch of salt. Cut 1/4 cup of cold butter into small pieces, and blend them into the dry ingredients with your hands until nickel-sized clumps form.
To make homemade apple crisp, peel, core and cut 5 pounds of McIntosh apples into large slices. Mix the apples with the grated zest from a lemon and an orange, 1/2 cup sugar, 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon, 1 teaspoon ground nutmeg, and 2 tablespoons each of lemon and orange juice.
Quick and easy apple recipes for apple desserts include the apple crisp recipe at Allrecipes.com, the recipe for upside down apple pie at Mr. Food Test Kitchen, and a recipe for simple applesauce featured at Food Network website. Mr. Food Test Kitchen also has an easy apple glazed chicken recipe.
Making apple crisp with cake mix is an easy recipe. Ingredients required are 6 apples (peeled, cored and sliced), 1 cup brown sugar, 1 cup water, 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon, 1/2 cup butter and 1 (18.25 ounce) package of white cake mix. Two 21-ounce cans of apple pie filling can be substituted for th