Caramel Apple Fondue

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 25 min.


3-1/2 cups

Updated: Sep. 30, 2022
I serve this warm caramel dip with sliced apples while we're watching football games on Sunday afternoons. It really warms us up. —Katie Koziolek, Hartland, Minnesota
Caramel Apple Fondue Recipe photo by Taste of Home


  • 1/2 cup butter, cubed
  • 2 cups packed brown sugar
  • 1 can (14 ounces) sweetened condensed milk
  • 1 cup light corn syrup
  • 2 tablespoons water
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • Apple slices


  1. In a heavy 3-qt. saucepan, combine the butter, brown sugar, milk, corn syrup and water; bring to a boil over medium heat. Cook and stir until a candy thermometer reads 230° (thread stage), 8-10 minutes. Remove from the heat; stir in vanilla.
  2. Transfer to a small fondue pot or 1-1/2-qt. slow cooker; keep warm. Serve with apple slices.

Nutrition Facts

2 tablespoons: 167 calories, 4g fat (3g saturated fat), 14mg cholesterol, 71mg sodium, 32g carbohydrate (29g sugars, 0 fiber), 1g protein.