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Caramelized Apple Tartlets

Caramelized Apple Tartlets with Cinnamon Whipped Cream

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Never end a meal without dessert, especially when you can have these adorable apple tartlets in fewer than 15 minutes. Golden Delicious apple slices are caramelized in brown sugar, then layered inside sweet crumbly graham cracker crusts. Top them with dollops of fresh cinnamon whipped cream because why not?


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    By Chef Michelle

    By Chef Michelle

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    Ingredients & Equipment

    What we send

    • heavy cream
      1/3 cup
      heavy cream
    • unsalted butter
      1 packet
      unsalted butter
    • light brown sugar
      1 1/2 tablespoon
      light brown sugar
    • powdered sugar
      2 teaspoons
      powdered sugar
    • ground cinnamon
      1/8 teaspoon
      ground cinnamon

    What You’ll Need

    • 10" medium pan

    Cooking Steps

    1. Prepare Apple

      Prepare Apple

      Peel apple, halve, and thinly slice, discarding core.
    2. Make Cinnamon Whipped Cream

      Make Cinnamon Whipped Cream

      In a medium bowl, whisk together heavy cream and sugar mix until slightly thickened and soft peaks form, about 3 minutes. Place in refrigerator to chill until ready to use.
    3. Dissolve Brown Sugar

      Dissolve Brown Sugar

      Heat butter in a medium pan over medium-high heat. When butter is foamy, add brown sugar and stir until almost dissolved, 1-2 minutes.
    4. Caramelize Apple

      Caramelize Apple

      Reduce heat under pan with brown sugar to medium and add apple in a single layer. Cook without moving until golden on bottom, 2-3 minutes, then stir occasionally until caramelized and tender, about 2 minutes more. Remove pan from heat.
    5. Assemble Apple Tartlets

      Assemble Apple Tartlets

      Spoon caramelized apple into graham cracker crusts, dividing evenly.
    6. Plate Apple Tartlets

      Plate Apple Tartlets

      Serve tartlets warm with dollops of cinnamon whipped cream on top. Grab a fork and dig in.

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