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Apple Crisp Skillet Recipe

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Get those skillets ready! This Apple Crisp Skillet Recipe has the best flavor! The crunchy top with the sweet apples will have you hooked. Easy Apple Recipes like this are a must for fall!

There’s just something fun and eating desserts out of a skillet. It is the perfect way to keep the dessert hot and flavorful!

Apple Crisp Skillet Recipe

It’s important to say that you must make this even if you don’t have a skillet. It’s one of those desserts that you won’t be able to stop.

My boys love adding ice cream to the top of this skillet dessert, but you can add anything you’d like. There isn’t a wrong way to eat this – so have fun with how you want to make it.

The fun part about making this in a skillet is that you can eat it all and pretend it’s just one serving! I won’t judge you at all!

Can you bake with Pink Lady apples?

Pink Lady apples are a versatile ingredient when it comes to baking. They have a distinctively sweet and tangy flavor, and their firm texture makes them perfect for holding their shape in various desserts.

Whether making a classic apple pie or spicing things up with an apple and cranberry tart, Pink Lady apples can add a delicious twist to your baking recipes.

Additionally, the vibrant pink hue of Pink Lady apples can make for an eye-catching decoration when sliced and arranged on top of a cake or pastry, making them a valuable ingredient for flavor and aesthetics.

So, for your next baking adventure, consider incorporating Pink Lady apples for a scrumptious touch.

Specialty Ingredients:

The following ingredients are affiliate links on Amazon because they may be a bit hard to find in your normal store.  I wanted you to be able to see exactly which things we are using.

Reminder, not all ingredients in the Simple Apple Crisp Recipe are linked above, just the ones that may be a bit difficult to find or that you might be unsure of what to look for

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Must Have Resources:

When making Skillet Apple Crisp at home, you really need to have the following Amazon affiliate tools on hand.

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Make it a Meal:

Meal planning is what you should be doing to cut down on stress! I’ve been planning the meals for years, and I love its simplicity and ease!

Main Dish: Easy Tilapia and Mango Fish Tacos Recipe

Vegetable Side: Thai Sweet Asparagus Recipe

Starch Side: Sweet Potato Breakfast Hash Recipe

Refreshing Drink: Candy Apple Mocktail Recipe

Best Skillet Recipes:

Once you make this Dessert Skillet Recipe, it’s fun to think about the other food that you can cook in a skillet. Here are some of my top choices!

This Peanut Butter Skillet Cookie Recipe is one of our favorites!

Everyone in the house will ask for more of this Warm Skillet Smores Dip Recipe!

This One Skillet Meal is a breeze for dinner!

Skillet Sweet Potato Tacos are super fun and unique!

This Skillet Hamburger Stroganoff is wildly full of flavor!

I’m a huge fan of the flavor of this Skillet Queso!

Once you try this delicious 30 Minute Zucchini Ground Beef Rice Skillet, it will be on your menu radar!

What are good dessert apples?

When choosing an apple for dessert, there are a few factors to consider. First, you want an apple that is sweet and juicy but not overly tart.

The most popular dessert apples include Honeycrisp, Fuji, and Gala. Honeycrisp apples are known for their crisp texture and refreshing sweetness, making them an excellent option for various desserts.

Fuji apples are also a favorite, with a dense texture and a good balance of sweetness and acidity. Finally, Gala apples are perfect for those who prefer a slightly milder taste with a hint of tartness.

Regardless of your preference, there are many delicious dessert apples to choose from, and they’re all perfect for satisfying that sweet tooth.

More Apple Recipes:

Apple Crisp Skillet Recipe

Apple Crisp Skillet Recipe

Yield: 6 servings
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 25 minutes
Total Time: 40 minutes

This Apple Crisp Skillet Recipe is a delicious and simple apple dessert. Perfect for sharing!


  • 2 granny smith apples, thinly sliced
  • ¼ cup white sugar
  • ¼ teaspoon cinnamon
  • ¼ teaspoon nutmeg
  • 2 tablespoons brown sugar
  • ⅛ teaspoon salt
  • 2 tablespoon all purpose flour

Crumble Topping Ingredients:

  • ¼ cup flour
  • ⅓ cup oats
  • ⅛ teaspoon salt
  • ⅓ cup brown sugar
  • 3 tablespoons of unsalted softened butter


  1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Add the sugars, cinnamon, nutmeg, salt, flour, and sliced apples to a bowl. Use a spoon to toss and combine until the apples are coated. Set aside to let the ingredients combine and carmelize.
  3. Heat the butter in a saucepan on medium heat. Stir until the butter is melted.
  4. Add the flour, salt, oats, and brown sugar. Stir every few minutes until slightly melted and the oats are browned.
  5. Add the apple mixture to the cast iron pan.
  6. Scoop and put the oat crumble on top of the sliced apples, covering them up about 80%.
  7. Put the apple mixture in the oven and bake for 25 minutes or until bubbling and golden brown.
Nutrition Information:
Yield: 6 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 169Total Fat: 2gSaturated Fat: 1gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 1gCholesterol: 5mgSodium: 105mgCarbohydrates: 36gFiber: 2gSugar: 25gProtein: 2g

This data was provided and calculated by Nutritionix on 8/23/2023

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