Easy Caramel Apples

Total Time

Prep: 20 min. + chilling Cook: 5 min.


6 servings

Updated: Jun. 27, 2023
Easy Caramel Apples Recipe photo by Taste of Home


  • 6 small Gala apples
  • 6 wooden pop sticks
  • 1 package (14 ounces) caramels, unwrapped
  • 2 tablespoons water


  1. Remove stems and thoroughly wash and dry apples; insert pop sticks into tops. Line a baking sheet with parchment and grease the parchment; set aside.
  2. Place caramels and water in a small saucepan; cook and stir over medium-low heat 3-5 minutes or until smooth, stirring frequently. Remove from heat; cool slightly. Dip each apple in caramel mixture, allowing excess to drip off. Place on prepared pan. Refrigerate until set.

Nutrition Facts

1 dipped apple: 305 calories, 6g fat (2g saturated fat), 5mg cholesterol, 163mg sodium, 65g carbohydrate (54g sugars, 2g fiber), 3g protein.