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Shredded Wheat Apple Cherry Crisp

You can't go wrong with a sweet and satisfying cherry apple crisp recipe, so why not make it even better with our secret ingredient – Post® Shredded Wheat Spoon Size® cereal? Our unique spin on this classic dessert is easy to make!

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15 mins
prep time
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1 hr
total time


Shredded Wheat Apple Cherry Crisp

Prep Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 1 hour


  • 5 cups apples peeled, cored and sliced
  • ½ cup dried cherries
  • ½ cup firmly packed brown sugar divided
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon tapioca
  • ¼ teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1 ½ cups Post® Original Shredded Wheat Spoon Size® cereal
  • ¼ cup margarine melted


  • Mix apples, cherries, ¼ cup of the brown sugar, lemon juice, tapioca and cinnamon. Let stand 10 minutes.
  • Mix Post® Original Shredded Wheat Spoon Size® cereal, remaining ¼ cup brown sugar and margarine until well blended.
  • Spread apple mixture into ungreased 1 ½-quart baking dish; sprinkle evenly with cereal mixture.
  • Bake at 350°F for 45 minutes or until fruit is tender and topping is golden brown.

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