Amazing Paleo Apple Crisp Recipe

Amazing Paleo Apple Crisp Recipe

Amazing Paleo Apple Crisp Recipe

Ingredients

  • 5 McIntosh or any apple you prefer
  • Grated zest of 1 orange
  • Grated zest of 1 lemon
  • 2 tablespoons freshly squeezed orange juice
  • 2 tablespoons freshly squeezed lemon juice
  • 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
  • 1 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • For the topping:
  • ¾ cup almond flour
  • ¾ cup coconut flour
  • 1/2 cup coconut sugar **to make a lower sugar recipe, you can cut the coconut sugar by half and add in Nice-n-Sweet.
  • 1/2 teaspoon sea salt
  • ¾ cup organic coconut flakes
  • 1/2 pound cold pasture-raised butter, diced

Instructions

  • • Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Butter a 9 by 14 by 2-inch oval baking dish
  • • Peel, core, and cut the apples into large wedges.
  • • Combine the apples with the zests, juices, and spices. Pour into the dish.
  • Topping
  • • Combine the flour, coconut sugar, salt, coconut flakes, mix thoroughly.
  • • Add in the cold butter in the bowl with the dry ingredients.
  • • Using a pastry cutter (or your hands as a last resort), mash and cut the butter into the dry ingredients for several minutes, until you have pieces the size of peas.
  • • Scatter the topping evenly over the apples.
  • Optional healthy/tasty addition: Add some pecan pieces mixed into the topping.
  • • Place the crisp on a sheet pan and bake for 40-45 minutes until the top is brown and the apples are bubbly.
  • • Serve warm.
  • • Enjoy some fresh whipped cream for a decadent yet healthy dessert.
  • Prep Time: 20 minutes
  • Cook Time: 45 minutes
  • I LOVE having this apple crisp with my daily coffee!
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