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spoonful of baked apples with ice cream

Easy Cinnamon Baked Apples

This tasty dessert, snack or side dish is perfect to serve for breakfast, brunch, or as a side dish with pork, turkey or chicken.
Course Side Dish
Cuisine American
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 12 minutes
Total Time 27 minutes
Servings 6
Calories 141kcal
Author Amee


  • Oven
  • Microwave


  • 6 apples your favorite type-Mcintosh or Gala bake beautifully, peeled, cored, and sliced into ½ inch slices
  • 3 tablespoon blonde coconut sugar  you can also use maple sugar or light brown sugar
  • 2 teaspoon cinnamon 
  • 1 teaspoon real vanilla extract
  • 1 tablespoon unrefined coconut oil
  • 1 teaspoon real maple syrup


  • Peel and slice the apples.
    peeled and sliced apples on a cutting board with whole apples in background
  • Place the apple slices into a large (microwave/oven safe) glass bowl with a lid and top with remaining ingredients.  
    apples covered with sugar and cinnamon in a dish
  • Cover with the lid and microwave on high for 6 minutes.  Stir until well mixed and cook another 4-6 minutes more.  
    cooked apples in a baking dish
  • Let sit for 30 minutes and serve cold, or reheat to serve warm.
    cinnamon apples in a grey bowl with ice cream and a spoon
  • For the oven method, place them in an oven-proof dish, cover and cook at 350 degrees F. for 30-45 minutes, or until apples are soft.  


Calories: 141kcal | Carbohydrates: 32g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 3g | Saturated Fat: 2g | Sodium: 14mg | Potassium: 195mg | Fiber: 5g | Sugar: 24g | Vitamin A: 98IU | Vitamin C: 8mg | Calcium: 17mg | Iron: 1mg