Baked Apple Dumplings

    35 minutes

    This is a very old baked apple dumpling recipe but it is so easy, it is just apples in pastry. Serve hot or cold with custard, cream or ice cream.

    5 people made this

    Serves: 4 

    • 250g ready made shortcrust pastry
    • 4 small cooking apples, peeled and cored but not sliced
    • 30g sultanas
    • 30g light soft brown sugar
    • 30g butter
    • 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon

    Preparation:10min  ›  Cook:25min  ›  Ready in:35min 

    1. Preheat oven to 220 degrees C.
    2. Roll out the pastry on a floured surface and cut four circles round a saucer.
    3. Place one apple in the centre of each piece of pastry.
    4. Mix together the sultanas, sugar, butter and cinnamon then place equal amounts in the centre of each apple.
    5. Enclose the apples completely in pastry and invert onto a baking sheet.
    6. Brush the top of the pastry with egg or milk and bake for twenty five minutes. Sprinkle with caster sugar as they come out of the oven.

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    I made these on the weekend but cut each apple in half as I thought the whole apples would be too less apples go further. Still the same cook time. Nice idea for a dessert  -  22 Sep 2009


    Just made this, with Gravenstein apples--really good and extremely easy. Next time will add chopped walnuts  -  26 Oct 2010  (Review from Allrecipes UK & Ireland)


    I enjoyed this recipe, it would have also been great without the pastry.  -  12 Jan 2009  (Review from Allrecipes UK & Ireland)