Healthy Apple Recipes
Sweet and filled with fiber, apples aren't just a dessert favorite they're a tasty part of any course!
If you've ever been to an apple orchard, you know how much fun picking a basket of delicious, healthy apples can be. And if you haven't been, find a friendly grower and get to pickin'! In honor of autumn and apple season, we've chosen five of our top-rated recipes that highlight the juicy fruit that's simply amazing right from the tree. For more about apples, from choosing the right variety to a kids' page and more, visit the U.S. Apple Association.
Apple and Onion Beef Pot Roast
Rely on your slow cooker to help prepare this moist Apple and Onion Beef Pot Roast. I thicken the juices to make a pleasing apple gravy that's wonderful over the beef slices and onions.
—Rachel Koistinen, Hayti, South Dakota
Favorite Apple Salad
A friend gave us this refreshing recipe, which immediately became a family favorite, especially with my mother and mother-in-law. For many meals, I'll prepare this crisp, colorful Favorite Apple Salad in place of an ordinary green salad.
—Sharon Bielmyer, Holtwood, Pennsylvania
Cinnamon-Apple Pork Chops
I found this Cinnamon-Apple Pork Chops recipe online years ago and it quickly became a favorite. The ingredients are easy to keep on hand and it's great in hot weather because it goes together quickly, without turning on the oven. One-pan cleanup is a bonus.
—Christina Price, Wheeling, West Virginia
Apple and Goat Cheese Salad
This Apple and Goat Cheese Salad is a light and delicious side dish for almost any meal. The sweetness of the apples, raisins and grapes combines well with the tart goat cheese and dressing.
—Radelle Knappenberger, Oviedo, Florida