Skillet Apple Brown Betty

From Easy Apple Desserts

Skillet Apple Brown Betty

Why This Recipe Works

After many experiments, we determined that simpler was better when it came to an apple brown betty recipe. A short list of ingredients worked best. To add sweetness and flavor to bland bread crumbs, we toasted them to a deep golden brown. W...

Why This Recipe Works

After many experiments, we determined that simpler was better when it came to an apple brown betty recipe. A short list of ingredients worked best. To add sweetness and flavor to bland bread crumbs, we toasted them to a deep golden brown. We caramelized two types of apples and then finished cooking them in cider to add some moisture. To improve texture, our brown betty recipe calls for mixing some of the crumbs with the apples to thicken the juices, before sprinkling the remaining crumbs over the apples just before serving.

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Easy Apple DessertsSeason 7, Ep. 724

When it comes to apple desserts, apple pie may be the most popular, but it’s also one of the most involved. Fortunately, when you don’t want to fuss with pie but you still want that warm, comforting c...