Sweet Apple Slices for Random Recipes #44

Uncategorized | October 10, 2014 | By

I’ve been a bad, bad girl. It’s been such a long time since I’ve played at Random Recipes with my friend Dominic from Belleau Kitchen and I feel bad about that because it’s one of the most fun blog challenges and has led me to make some interesting recipes and to use cook books that have lain unopened on the shelves for years.
So to make up for that my Random Recipe #44 ‘something sweet – random internet search’, is a bit of an apple for the teacher. As my usual way of finding recipes is to go to that great big search engine in the sky and see what delights it offers me, this was a breeze – I searched for something sweet with apples.  Sweet Apple Slices was the first recipe that caught my eye, slices of apple cooked briefly in a simple syrup and baked in a low oven.

Of course, the rules of Random Recipes state that I should stick to the recipe, but I’m trying to cut back on sugar, so I thought I’d try and make them less sweet. I sliced the apple on a mandoline and laid out the slices on a baking tray lined with baking parchment, then sprinkled them with caster sugar and baked at 200C for about 4-5 minutes until the edges started to curl.

The apple slices were crisp at the edges but still slightly soft in the middle with a thin layer of caramelised sugar on top. I ate them right away and they were really good, the apple flavour was intensified by the heat and caramelisation.  I don’t think they would keep very long, but they do look pretty, don’t you think?

A sweet and healthy snack, these Sweet Apple Slices are so good #apple #recipe

Pin for later

I’m hoping my apple for the teacher will endear me to Dom enough for him to include my variation on a recipe in Random Recipes #44, that and the fact that I changed the whole of the Slow Cooker/Cooked Challenge to allow him to participate without a Slow Cooker!

Like this content? Sign up for free updates.

10
Leave a Reply

avatar

10 Comment threads
0 Thread replies
0 Followers
 
Most reacted comment
Hottest comment thread
0 Comment authors
Sisley WhiteGalina VareseFiver FeedsElizabethCorina Recent comment authors

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

  Subscribe  
newest oldest most voted
Notify of
belleau kitchen
Guest

Oh wow. These look amazing. I think there must be a baking thin fruit and veg bug going around this week. I love them. I love that you've entered RR and you are totally forgiven with these beauties. PLUS. Guess what arrived in the post today… A crockpot slow cooker!!!

Christian Halfmann
Guest

They really sound like a good idea. Hm … about slow cooker … I don't know much about it.

JaniceFGK100
Guest

Thank you, Dom. I saw your Beetroot chips, great minds..no, probably fools lol! I've got a Crockpot coming too šŸ™‚

GratefulPrayerThankfulHeart
Guest

Oh, Janice, how pretty that are! I'd like to make some myself!

Rebecca Subbiah
Guest

these look great

Corina
Guest

They look beautiful. I think I'd like to sprinkle a little cinnamon on top too!

Elizabeth
Guest

MMm these sound lovely, gorgeous photograph too! I haven't entered Dom's challenge in months and months either – really ought to get back into the swing of it!

Fiver Feeds
Guest

I remember when I first tried these apple slices I was thrilled! Thanks for reminding me, I can make them again any time soon šŸ™‚

Galina Varese
Guest
Galina Varese

Very pretty and elegant. I imagine they're addictive.

Sisley White
Guest

I really want to try these they look really lovely. I wonder how they taste x

Share4
+1
Tweet
Pin
Flip
Yum