Apple Fruit Bake
  • 1/2 cup chopped pecans
  • 3/4 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1/3 cup water
  • 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
  • 6-7 Granny Smith apples, peeled, cored and sliced
  • 1/2 cup diced dried mixed fruit
  • 1/2 package (17.25 ounces) frozen puff pastry sheets (1 sheet), thawed
  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • 1/4 teaspoon cinnamon
  • Vanilla ice cream or whipped topping (optional)
  1. Preheat oven to 375°F. Chop pecans. In bowl, whisk brown sugar, water and flour until smooth using whisk.
  2. Peel, core and slice apples using Apple Peeler/Corer/Slicer; slice in half crosswise. Place apple slices in Rectangular Baker. Sprinkle pecans and dried fruit over apples in Baker. Pour brown sugar mixture over apples; toss to coat evenly.
  3. Unroll pastry onto large board; using lightly rolling pin, roll pastry into a 10 x 12-inch rectangle. Using pizza cutter, cut pastry lengthwise into 10 1-inch strips. Place 5 strips lengthwise over apples. Cut remaining strips in half and place crosswise over apples.
  4. Combine sugar and cinnamon; sprinkle over apples. Bake 40-45 minutes. Serve warm with ice cream or whipped topping, if desired.