Baked Apples

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Baked apples are a sweet and tasty dessert that can be made year round. They are a good snack for children and adults alike. They are delicious served hot or cold and paired with many different toppings. This recipe is easy to follow, and can be made by just about anyone!


  • 4 small apples
  • 8 tsp. dried cherries
  • tsp. ground allspice
  • tsp. ground nutmeg
  • 1 tsp. sugar
  • 4 tsp. water
  • 2 tsp. vegetable oil spread 
  • 8 tsp. Chopped walnuts


  1. Cut 1/2 inch from the top of each apple. Using a melon spoon, cut off the nucleus at the end of the stem without damaging the bottom.
  2. Place on a glass cake pan; sprinkle with sugar and spices. Divide cherries, water, and vegetable oil between the holes and tips of the apple. 
  3. Put in the microwave at medium-high power (70% power) for 8 minutes or until soft. Put the lid on and let stand for 3 minutes. Put walnuts on top.