Whether you are making a baked apple on your camp fire or at home in your oven there are a wide range of recipe ideas including apples with sultanas, hazelnuts and ginger.
One of the most popular snack fruits, apples supply vitamin C as well as some potassium. Eat the peel to get the full measure of fibre. Pears are also a good source of fibre.
You can serve this dessert warm or chilled. The rum at the end is optional but makes for a nice presentation at a dinner party.
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.
This recipe was made by my grandmother in the 30's. She was bought up in Jarradale, a timber town near Perth.
Apples stuffed with pecans, oats and cinnamon are oven poached in maple syrup and apple juice until soft and juicy. Serve warm with thick cream.