Baked Apple Fritters


2 large apples, peeled, cored, and diced

1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour

1/4 cup granulated sugar

1/4 cup brown sugar

2 teaspoons baking powder

1 1/2 teaspoons ground cinnamon

1/2 teaspoon salt

2/3 cup milk

2 eggs, lightly beaten

2 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted

1 teaspoon vanilla extract

Powdered sugar for dusting (optional)


Preheat your oven to 350°F (175°C) and lightly grease a baking sheet.

Mix flour, granulated and brown sugars, baking powder, cinnamon, and salt in a large bowl.

In another bowl, whisk together milk, eggs, melted butter, and vanilla.

Fold wet ingredients into dry, mixing until just combined. Stir in diced apples.

Drop batter by 1/4 cupfuls onto the prepared baking sheet, spacing them out.

Bake for 15-20 minutes, until golden and set. Cool in the pan for 5 minutes, then transfer to a wire rack.

Dust with powdered sugar before serving, if desired.

Variations & Tips:

Cater to picky eaters by using their favorite apple variety.

Add nuts for crunch, or use almond or oat milk for a dairy-free version.

Spice up the batter with nutmeg or allspice for extra warmth.

These fritters can be frozen for up to 3 months and reheated for a quick treat.

For an extra special touch, glaze the fritters with a mix of powdered sugar and milk.

Gather your loved ones and share the warmth and delight of these Baked Apple Fritters. They’re a testament to the power of simple pleasures, combining love, comfort, and scrumptiousness into every bite.


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