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Grape Nuts candied baked apples recipe

Easy Candied Baked Apples

Is there a more quintessentially fall food than a baked apple? These no-fuss, Grape-Nut sprinkled candied delights are sure to get you in the spirit and leave your house smelling delicious.

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1 min
prep time
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6 mins
total time


Easy Candied Baked Apples

Prep Time: 1 minute
Total Time: 6 minutes


  • 4 medium apples peeled, cored
  • 1 package (4-serving size) cherry flavor gelatin
  • ½ teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • ½ cup Grape-Nuts® cereal


  • Place apples in 8- or 9-inch microwaveable pie plate; sprinkle evenly with dry gelatin mix and cinnamon. Cover tightly with plastic wrap; turn back 1 corner to vent.
  • Microwave on HIGH 4 minutes or until apples are tender.
  • Spoon liquid from bottom of dish over apples. Sprinkle with cereal.

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