Caramel Apples with Chopped Nuts

Caramel Apples with Chopped Nuts

Tags: Dessert/Sweets, Snack

  • Prep Time: 44 min
  • Cook Time: 1 min
  • Ready Time: 60 min
  • Yield: 8 servings

Ingredients

  • 8 flat wooden sticks with rounded ends
  • 8 medium apples, washed, dried and stems removed
  • 1 (16 oz.) package Pillsbury® Creamy Supreme® Caramel Apple Flavored Frosting
  • 1/2 cup chopped peanuts or decorator sprinkles

Preparation Directions

  • LINE baking sheet with waxed paper. Insert wooden stick into stem end of each apple.
  • PLACE frosting in a microwave-safe small bowl with tall sides. Microwave on HIGH 30 to 40 seconds or until frosting is smooth when stirred.
  • DIP apple into frosting allowing excess to flow off apple back into bowl. Immediately sprinkle lower two-thirds of apple with chopped nuts or decorator sprinkles. Stand apple upright on waxed paper. Repeat to coat remaining apples, microwaving frosting again, if necessary. Chill apples to set coating.

Nutritional Information Per Serving

Serving Size (1 of 8 apples), Calories 360 (Calories from Fat 110), Total Fat 12g (Saturated Fat 2.5g, Trans Fat 2.5g), Cholesterol 0mg, Sodium 120mg, Total Carbohydrate 63g (Dietary Fiber 5g, Sugars 52g), Protein 2g; Percent Daily Value*: Vitamin A 2%, Vitamin C 15%, Calcium 2%, Iron 2%.

*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.