Total TimePrep/Total Time: 30 min.
- 1/4 cup butter, cubed
- 5 medium Golden Delicious apples, peeled and thinly sliced
- 1/4 cup water
- 1/2 cup sugar
- 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
- In a large cast-iron or other heavy skillet, heat butter over medium-high heat; saute apples 1 minute. Add water; bring to a boil. Stir in sugar and cinnamon. Reduce heat; simmer, covered, until apples are tender, 10-12 minutes, stirring occasionally.
Nutrition Facts2/3 cup: 185 calories, 8g fat (5g saturated fat), 20mg cholesterol, 61mg sodium, 31g carbohydrate (28g sugars, 2g fiber), 0 protein.
Dec 29, 2017
Today was the first time I used this recipe, and I added the apples to pancakes!!! Amazing!!! For my tastes though, I'll be using a sweeter apple next time, like Honeycrisp.
Oct 24, 2015
What a great way to get a husband to eat apples! Mine will not touch raw apples but this recipe takes just a little of the crunch out of the apple, but not all of it. I used Honey Crisp and very little brown sugar and was rewarded with the words I love to hear, "you can make these again".
Jan 31, 2014
These are delicious. I use brown sugar instead. I put these on gluten free French toast and pancakes. They are just the right amount of sweetness. I make these all the time.
Oct 28, 2011
I thicken my apple pie filling with a little cornstarch and water and continue cooking until thick.
Oct 28, 2011
I used brown sugar and these apples turned out delicious -- sweet enough but not too sweet.
Feb 27, 2010
I wanted the liquid a little thicker so I added 1/3 cut light brown sugar. It turned out perfect. Used this recipe to as a topping for pancakes, and will definitely use it again.
Jan 23, 2010
Made this in a hurry. Just did one apple. Turned out Great, my entire family loved it and requested it again. It's so easy to make and modify, I'll definitely be making this again. I always have apples in the house. :-)