Easy Broiled Apples

This vegan, naturally-sweet dessert is as easy as turning on your broiler.  The flame from the broiler caramelizes the apples, creating a flavor reminiscent of campfire marshmallows.  Make this fat-free healthy, simple whether cooking for one or cooking for 20...no campfire required. 

EASY        Servings: 4       Ready In: 15 minutes

Easy Broiled Apples - Healthy, Gluten-Free, Oil-Free, No Sugar Added, Plant-Based, Vegan Fruit Dessert Snack

Easy Broiled Apples - Healthy, Gluten-Free, Oil-Free, No Sugar Added, Plant-Based, Vegan Fruit Dessert Snack

Ingredients

4 Sweet, crisp apples
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Procedure

Preheat broiler to "High" setting 

To broil apples: Quarter the apples and cut out the cores. 
Place on a baking pan or sheet pn. 
Place under the broiler for 4-5 minutes. 
Stir and broil another 4-5 minutes. 
Continue until apples are well-charred all over. 

Enjoy like a kid eating burnt marshmallows.

Chef's Tips: Choose some sweet, delicious apples. You can try any of your favorite varieties like fuji, gala, honeycrisp, Jonagold, or Braeburn.  You can even set up an apple "tasting", with 3 different varieties.  


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Nutrition Facts

Amount Per Serving (1 apple, 1/4 recipe)

Calories 71.76
Calories From Fat (3%) 1.96
% Daily Value
Total Fat 0.23g <1%
Saturated Fat 0.04g <1%
Omega-3 Fatty Acids g
Omega-6 Fatty Acids g
Cholesterol 0mg 0%
Sodium 1.38mg <1%
Potassium 147.66mg 4%
Total Carbohydrates 19.06g 6%
Fiber 3.31g 13%
Sugar 14.34g
Protein 0.36g <1%
Calcium 6.35mg <1%
Iron 8.28mg 46%
Vitamin A 74.52IU 1%
Vitamin C 0mg 0%


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