Apple Pecan Crunch

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Prep Time: 30 minutes, Servings: 4
by Marilyn Blankschien - Clintonville, WI

Apple Pecan Crunch

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Is your sweet tooth to big as ours? Our Apple Pecan Crunch will satisfy your sweet & crunchy craving in a fun new way!



1 Cup of Old Dutch Original Potato Chips, finely crushed
4 Medium Golden Delicious Apples*, sliced
1/2 Teaspoons of Cinnamon
1/3 Cup of Brown Sugar
2 Tablespoons of Unsalted Butter, melted
1/3 Cup of Chopped Pecans
4 Tablespoons of Granulated Sugar
4 Scoops of Vanilla Ice Cream, optional

Combine crushed Old Dutch Original Potato Chips, 1/4 tsp. cinnamon, brown sugar, melted butter, and pecans in a small bowl.

Stir until evenly combined. Set aside.

In another bowl, combine granulated sugar and 1/4 tsp. cinnamon. Set aside.

Lightly grease four (8oz or larger) custard cups or any microwave safe dish.

Place 1 cup of apples into each dish.

Sprinkle the top of the apples with approximately 1 Tbsp. of the cinnamon/sugar mixture.

Top each dish with 1/4 of the crumb mixture. Mixture one dish at a time on high power for about 2-3 minutes, or until the apples are tender.

Cool slightly and serve with warm ice cream.

*Subsitute the Golden Delicious apples with other great cooking apple varieites: Fuji, Braeburn, Granny Smith, Mclntosh, Honey Crisp, Cortland.

Drizzle Caramel syrup over the ice cream for a tasty addition to the desert.