Ice cream sundaes: They're not just for summer! Not when the ice cream is covered in a sweet, warm apple mixture and topped with caramel.
What You Need
Original recipe yields 6 servings
1 Tbsp. butter or margarine
1 Tbsp. brown sugar
2 medium cooking apples, peeled, cored and thinly sliced (about 2 cups)
1-1/2 pt. (3 cups) vanilla ice cream
6 Tbsp. caramel ice cream topping
12 gingersnaps, coarsely broken
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Let's Make It
Melt butter in large skillet on medium heat. Stir in brown sugar. Add apples; toss to coat. Cook 4 to 5 minutes or until apples are tender, stirring frequently.
Scoop ice cream evenly into 6 dessert dishes; cover evenly with the warm apple mixture. Top each sundae with 1 Tbsp. of the topping and about 2 Tbsp. of the gingersnap pieces.
Enjoy a serving of this easy-to-make dessert on occasion.
Garnish with fresh mint sprigs just before serving.
Best of Season
Look for apples that are firm and well colored with smooth, blemish-free skins. Choose the variety that best suits your needs. For cooking uses, choose Rhode Island Greening, Rome Beauty or York Imperial varieties. All-purpose apples, such as Cortland, Granny Smith, Jonathan, Fuji, Gravenstein, Empire, Jonagold, McIntosh, Pippin, Northern Spy, Winesap, are suitable for both cooking and snacking.
Calories From Fat
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 11g
Saturated Fat 6g
Trans Fat 0g
Total Carbohydrates 46g
Dietary Fiber 1g
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
Makes 6 servings.
* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.