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Watch Us Make: Cinnamon Swirl Apple Pie

Sweet cinnamon rolls meet crumbly apple pie in this sweet-tooth-pleasing dessert. Watch this quick video for step-by-step instructions on how to make a cinnamon swirl apple pie.

By Rachel Seis, Associate Editor

Watch Us Make: Cinnamon Swirl Apple PieCinnamon rolls and apple pie—our new favorite power couple.


You love apple pie. You love cinnamon rolls. So get ready to go out of your apple-pickin' mind for this sweet recipe that combines the two into the ultimate dessert of your autumn-loving dreams.

Barbara Curran of Lebanon, New Jersey, shared her seriously simple recipe with Taste of Home, and now we're sharing it with you. Her easy-does-it dessert gives you classic apple-pie flavor, but with a genius shortcut for making the spiced-up crust: refrigerated cinnamon rolls! We're always excited about recipes that let us get to dessert a little faster, and this one has our heads swirling about where we'll bring it first: Thanksgiving? Tailgating? Potlucks? To the kitchen island to be devoured before it even leaves the house? No judgment, we swear.

For more simple sweets, visit our list of 26 Easiest Desserts Ever.