Fried Apple Rings
Four ingredients and a skillet are all that you'll need for these delightful apple rings that Mary Jane Ruther cooks in her Trenton, New Jersey kitchen. Serve them as a sweet side dish alongside pork...or for dessert.
Total TimePrep/Total Time: 20 min.
- 1 tablespoon butter
- 1 tablespoon sugar
- 1-1/2 teaspoons lemon juice
- 1 medium tart apple, cored
- In a skillet, melt butter over medium heat. Stir in sugar and lemon juice. Cut the apple into four rings; add to skillet. Reduce heat. Cover and simmer for 10-15 minutes or until apple rings are tender, turning frequently. Serve warm.
Nutrition Facts2 each: 107 calories, 6g fat (4g saturated fat), 15mg cholesterol, 58mg sodium, 15g carbohydrate (13g sugars, 1g fiber), 0 protein.
Originally published as Fried Apple Rings in Quick Cooking May/June 2004