This is an amazing dessert you should definitely try !The soft caramelised apples,is really
You can serve with ice-cream,or cream.It was excellent served plain.To serve with ice-
cream or cream is your choice.
You can use any type of apples for this recipe.I have used the Granny Smith apples ..
So ..let’s dive in to the recipe now…
2 apples cored,peeled , sliced or quartered
1 tsp cinnamon powder
3/4 cup brown sugar
1 tblsp butter
1 cup castor sugar / brown sugar
2 egg whites
2 egg yolks
1/4 cup milk mixed with 1 tsp vinegar,or yoghurt
1/2 tsp grated lemon zest
1 tsp vanilla essence
1 heaped cup flour (120 gm)
1/2 tsp.baking powder
Caramelise the (3/4 cup) sugar by heating without water,in the pan you are going to make the
Heat on a low flame till it is of a nice golden color and sugar dissolved.Add butter and mix
carefully.Switch off the flame ,and arrange the apple slices with the cinnamon and lemon zest
sprinkled on top.
Now cook again till the apples are partially soft on a low flame.Remove from fire and set
For the cake
Beat the egg whites stiff and add 1 cup sugar gradually and beat.Alternatively add the egg
yolks and beat well till creamy.Add essence
Fold in the flour with the baking powder.
Pour over stewed apples and bake in a moderate oven for 30-35 minutes
You can add raisins and nuts in the cake if you like.Well…I added raisins.
Tip – Stem ginger or dried ginger chips can be added with raisins
Orange peel and ginger can be added to the cake
A mix of dried fruits and nuts .
Do try this recipe and send in your comments….