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baked apple slices in a baking dish topped with ice cream.

Baked Apple Slices Recipe

This baked apple slices with cinnamon is easy, quick, healthy, and delicious. it is packed full of fall flavors you will love. Best of all, it requires very little cleanup and it is simple to make.
5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 25 mins
Total Time 35 mins
Course Dessert, Snack
Cuisine American
Servings 5
Calories 171 kcal


  • 5 Apples I used a combination of granny smiths and Honeycrisp apple.
  • 3 Tablespoons brown sugar
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • ½ Tablespoon mixed spice
  • 2 Tablespoons butter
  • 1 Tablespoon fresh lemon juice
  • 1 Tablespoon cornstarch
  • 2 Tablespoons water


Oven instructions

  • preheat the oven at 180C/365F, melt the butter in the microwave, and set aside.
  • wash and dry the apples, core, and cut them into thin slices or bite-size cubes. no need to peel the apples.
  • transfer the sliced apples to a baking dish, add lemon juice, melted butter, and mix to combine. Add brown sugar, cinnamon, mixed spice, add water to the cornstarch and mix to make a slurry then pour it over the apples then stir to combine.
  • cover the baking sheet loosely with tinfoil and place it in the oven (middle shelf)
  • bake the apple slices for 20 -25 until tender and caramelized on the side. remove the tinfoil halfway through the cooking time
  • serve immediately whilst it is still hot with icecream, custard, whipped cream or as desired.

Air fryer instructions

  • Preheat the air fryer at 180C/360F for 5 minutes or according to your air fryer
  • you will need a heatproof baking pan that will fit in like the one I used for my air fryer shrimps in the air fryer basket.
  • follow step 1 - 3 of the oven instructions
  • bake the apples in the air fryer at 180C/360F for 10 to 15 minutes or fork tender.

Microwave instructions

  • to make microwave apple slices, you will need a microwave-safe dish.
  • you can slice the apples into the microwave dish directly for easy clean up
  • add the spices, melted butter, lemon juice, cornstarch slurry and sugar to the apples
  • microwave on high for 5 to 7 minutes stirring once halfway through the cooking time. handle the bowl with care as it would be hot. serve immediately.


How to store baked apple slices
Fridge: store the baked apple slices in an airtight container in the fridge. they will keep fresh for about 3 days if stored properly. Make sure it cooled completely before storing it away
Freezer: place the apple slices into an airtight container or Ziploc freezer bag and freeze them for up to 3 months.
To reheat: Thaw at room temperature or overnight in the fridge or warm using the microwave.
Note; the nutritional value provided is calculated (estimated) for the baked apple slices only. Ice cream and any other topping should be calculated accordingly.


Calories: 171kcalCarbohydrates: 34gProtein: 1gFat: 5gSaturated Fat: 3gPolyunsaturated Fat: 1gMonounsaturated Fat: 1gTrans Fat: 1gCholesterol: 12mgSodium: 45mgPotassium: 211mgFiber: 5gSugar: 26gVitamin A: 241IUVitamin C: 9mgCalcium: 27mgIron: 1mg

Nutritional data: Please note that the nutrition label provided is an estimate based on an online nutrition calculator. It will vary based on the specific ingredients and brands you use. Under no circumstances will thedinnerbite.com be responsible for any loss or damage resulting for your reliance on nutritional information.

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