Advertisement



Helpful Tips

October 19th, 2017

Homemade Caramel Apples

More articles by »
Written by: rscott

Homemade Caramel Apples – Yum!

Nothing screams fall more than perhaps caramel apples. And, when you make them yourself, you have the recipe for an afternoon of deliciousness!

From-Scratch Caramel Apples

½ cup butter
2 cups brown sugar
1 cup corn syrup
½ teaspoon salt
1 ½ cups heavy cream
1 teaspoon seasonal spices (cloves, nutmeg, cinnamon), optional
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
10 medium tart apples (Granny Smith recommended)
Toppings as desired (chopped nuts, candy corn, popcorn, Cheerios, etc.)
Melt butter in a medium heavy saucepan.

Stir in brown sugar, corn syrup and salt and bring to a full boil.

Add cream and desired spices and continue to cook until temperature reaches 250 degrees.

Remove from heat and stir in vanilla extract.

Skewer apples on craft sticks (or any stick will do) and dip into caramel, coating evenly.

Roll in topping of choice (if desired) and rest on greased baking sheet or waxed paper to cool.


About the Author

rscott





 
 

 

ALOFT IS THE PERFECT CHOICE WHEN IN SOUTH BEND

South Bend has a lot going on for it. After all, it is home to Notre Dame! Even if you don’t watch football or know much about the University, by the time you leave you have become a big fan! There’s an energy… a vibe tha...
by rscott
0

 
 

HAMPTON INN SOUTH – ANN ARBOR, MICHIGAN

ANN ARBOR STAY AT GREAT FAMILY HOTEL! Ann Arbor makes a big first impression. Of course, being home to the University of Michigan doesn’t hurt. After all, if you’re a Big 10 fan, then you know just how important football an...
by rscott
 

 
 

A Birds-Eye View in Hocking Hills

HOCKING HILLS CANOPY TOUR Rockbridge, Ohio Hocking Hills Canopy Tour was a highlight of my boys’ trip to Hocking Hills. Hocking Hills is a popular vacation area in southeastern Ohio. The area is incredibly beautiful. It is fi...
by rscott
0

 

 

Lake Hope Lodge! A Hidden Restaurant Gem

LAKE HOPE LODGE RESTAURANT I’m not certain which was better. The wood-fired pizza or our incredible view. They were both impressive. Recently, my family and I went to Hocking Hills for a few days of hiking and reconnecting. W...
by rscott
0

 
Advertisement
 

SUMMER FUN SAFETY

This summer, keep it fun and safe with these tips: Summer is a great time for kids to enjoy different indoor and outdoor activities. Whether they are young children or teens, learn ways to keep your kids safe and healthy while ...
by rscott
 

 




0 Comments


Be the first to comment!


You must be logged in to post a comment.