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Whether you are looking for a yummy treat that reminds you of the carnival or looking for something to take that apple dessert up a notch, these are a perfect apple dessert for fall. These are simple to make and will remind you of being at the fair. A perfect Fall treat.
How to make a Caramel Apple
Oreo Caramel Apple Recipe
Pink Lady Apple
You want to get the apple ready.
To remove the wax coating from store purchased apples you can dip them in boiling water mixed with a splash of vinegar for a few seconds remove and dry. Allow to cool. Push the round stick into the bottom of each apple.
1 C stick margarine
2 C packed brown sugar
1 C light corn syrup
1 (14 ounce) can sweetened condensed milk
2 tsp vanilla extract
1 package Oreo cookies
-Line a cookie sheet with parchment paper.
-Pour the chopped pecans in a bowl placing it next to the stove top.
-Using a double boiler, pour water into the bottom half just slightly lower than when the top pot sits in the bottom half. bring water to a boil.
-Using a double boiler, put the margarine, brown sugar, corn syrup and condensed milk int the top pot bringing the heat to a med-high. Raise the temp to a boil, constantly stirring then reduce heat to med. Cook for 25-30 minutes or until a candy thermometer reads 248 degrees or when a teaspoon of the caramel is dropped into a glass of cold water it forms a firm ball.
-When this happens remove the pot from the heat stirring in the vanilla.
-Dip each apple into the caramel coating the apple and part of the wooden stick.
-Separate the Oreo cookies and remove the stuffing in the middle. Put the stuffing in a bowl or in the trash.
-Put the Oreo cookie pieces into a zip lock bag using a rolling pin crush the cookie pieces into a fine crumb.
-While the caramel apple is still hot sprinkle the finely crushed Oreos onto the apple or if you prefer roll the hot caramel apple into a plate filled with the crushed Oreos.
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