Get the latest recipes and adventures from That's Some Good Cookin' delivered straight to your inbox. A great and easy way to make these fried apples is to use a slow cooker! Do this over low heat until all of your butter melts. None of the recipes I have tried can match or improve upon the real thing. Either do this in your serving bowl of choice or back in the pan you, Mix everything together and ensure that all your apples get. For all the latest recipes and more straight to your inbox each week! I can usually get through a chicken leg and then I am done…or done in. 14 %. This tasty side will pair will all sorts of breakfast, dinner, or dessert recipes! Olive garden now sells their salad dressings in a glass jug for $3.99 oo $4.99. Consent is not required to buy Cracker Barrel goods and services. Do you ever do word plays like the one above? At Cracker Barrel you get fried apples in a bowl and eat them with a spoon. They would work especially well if you’re thinking of adding fried apples to a savory pork dish. Get those apples soft, use some cider to make up that delicious sauce, mix it all together, and have at it. I'm Kim. Not only do they have a mild flavor, but they won’t turn to mush if you leave them to cook for a few minutes too long. Hope you’re feeling lots better Terri….HUGS! Sweet, warm, and sticky, this recipe uses apple juice, golden delicious apples, apple pie spice, cornstarch, and sugar. I hope that you have a wonderful Thanksgiving as well. Cook up your favorite recipe or serve up some delicious apple crisp with our special Apple Crisp Mix. The food brings back memories of deep south country cooking. Pour thickened mixture over apples and serve. Please note the cooking time is an approximate. There are several recipes and dishes you can pair these fried cinnamon apples with. Remove the apples with a slotted spoon and place into a heat-proof dish. Cracker Barrel was started in 1969 in Lebanon, Tennessee. Strange, but I don’t recall my grandmother’s house smelling of old oil and she fried foods multiple times per week. They hold really well in the fridge for a few days and re-heat just right. That sounds wonderful! If you want to use these for a cheeky dessert, try using alcoholic cider or adding a dash of Fireball whiskey. Cracker Barrel uses golden delicious apples for this recipe, and they work so well. You’re going to thicken all those juices into that sweet, fried apple sauce. I OUGHT to have said “everything except doughnuts”. Store them in an airtight container in the freezer for up to 3 months. Cornstarch – This is used as a thickener for the sauce. As I thought about the above “barrel” word tangent, I wondered how I could work it into a post. They are so easy to make and definitely qualify as a portion of fruit in your day! Funny, but I didn’t even think about them when I made my fried food statements. A syrup will form in the bottom of the pan as the apples cook. Apple juice – Using apple juice rather than just water will impart so much more flavor into your apples. This has definitely become one of my favorite cookies: Swig Sugar Cookies: Swig Style Sugar Cookie Recipe. At Cracker Barrel you get fried apples in a bowl and eat them with a spoon. I'm Kim. They are not deep fat fried, but they are nevertheless fried–in butter. I fixed them with smothered pork chops and rice my husband ate and ate. Since it's not socially acceptable to visit Cracker Barrel™ just for their fried apples, we made this copycat version so you can have them whenever you want—like, every day with every meal. All Rights Reserved. Here you'll find simple and delicious recipes that you can make in 30 minutes or less. Christmas, Dessert, Side Dish, Thanksgiving, Subscribe for all the latest deliciousness. Check that the apples are done with a paring knife. The recipe says you can freeze the cooked apples. The peelings may be left on the apples, if desired. Be sure to use apples that are meant for cooking, such as Granny Smith, Fuji or Rome Beauty. Duh. Log in, Lodge Pre-Seasoned Cast Iron Skillet With Assist Handle, 10.25", Black. Fried apples are comforting, homegrown, and perfect for the winter months. Get those apples soft, use some cider to make up that delicious sauce, mix it all together, and have at it. It’s just like apple pie without all that pesky crust to get in the way… hee! . Melt butter in a large skillet over low heat. Copyright © 2020 - Quick & Easy Recipes Not only for the health concerns, but for the fact that that it leaves the house smelling of fried oil for days. Turn the heat to medium/low until the juice starts to simmer. Combine everything in the pot and stir well before cooking on high for two hours. This tasty side will pair will all sorts of breakfast, dinner, or dessert recipes! Be sure to include any liquid that may have rendered in the apple bowl. jar comes complete with with a recipe on the back. They are heavenly. Toss to coat. And I will admit…..every so often-a good ol’ doughnut fried in some hot oil just hits the spot. 2 cups apple juice, plus 1/2 cup apple juice . In a blender, combine the remaining 1/2 cup apple juice, cornstarch, apple pie spice and sugar. It’s the perfect Southern “comfort food” side dish, that’s a breeze to make and a pleasure to eat. Cracker Barrel Fried Apples. Apple juice can be substituted for cider in the recipe. November 19, 2014 by Terri @ that's some good cookin' 11 Comments. This copycat recipe is just as delicious as the original! These apples are slightly sweeter, so you may need to cut back the sugar content. Fried Apples are a delicious copycat of Cracker Barrel cooked apples. It is important to use cooking/baking apples for this dish, such as Granny Smith. © 2020 ®/TM General Mills All Rights Reserved, Copycat Cracker Barrel™ Chicken Fried Chicken, Copycat Cracker Barrel™ Hash Brown Casserole. We are sorry that this post was not useful for you! (Look down...yep, just below where you're reading right now...see that "Stay Updated" window? Fried apples are like the essence of apple pie, except somehow better.