Crispy Cinnamon Sugar Apple Chips
Imagine a crisp autumn day, leaves gently falling, and the scent of cinnamon wafting through the air. That’s the kind of magic these Crispy Cinnamon Sugar Apple Chips bring to your kitchen. With just a few simple ingredients, you can transform fresh apples into a delicious and wholesome snack that’s perfect for any time of year.
- 4 large apples, preferably a sweet variety like Honeycrisp or Fuji
- 2 tablespoons granulated sugar
- 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
- Preheat your oven to 225°F (110°C) and line two baking sheets with parchment paper.
- Wash and core the apples, then thinly slice them using a sharp knife or a mandoline slicer.
- In a small bowl, mix together the sugar and cinnamon.
- Arrange the apple slices on the prepared baking sheets in a single layer. Sprinkle the cinnamon sugar mixture evenly over the slices.
- Bake in the preheated oven for 1.5 to 2 hours, or until the apple chips are crisp and golden brown. You may need to flip them halfway through baking for even crisping.
- Once done, remove from the oven and let them cool completely on a wire rack. They will continue to crisp up as they cool.
- Store your Crispy Cinnamon Sugar Apple Chips in an airtight container to maintain their crispiness.
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Yield: 4 servings
These Crispy Cinnamon Sugar Apple Chips are a delightful combination of sweet and spiced flavors. They make for a guilt-free snack that’s not only delicious but also a healthier alternative to store-bought chips.
Nutrition: Serving size – 1 serving (1/4 of the recipe), Calories – 120, Total Fat – 0g, Total Carbohydrates – 31g, Dietary Fiber – 5g, Sugars – 24g, Protein – 0g
Picture yourself savoring the delightful crunch of these homemade apple chips. The sweet cinnamon aroma fills the air as you take your first bite, and you’ll find it hard to resist reaching for another. Whether you enjoy them as a snack, a side dish, or a topping for yogurt or oatmeal, these Crispy Cinnamon Sugar Apple Chips are a healthy indulgence that will have you coming back for more. So, gather your apples and get ready to experience the simple joy of making and munching on these addictive treats.