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Cranberry Apple Walnut Crumble

Cranberry Apple Walnut Crumble

Cranberry apple walnut crisp can be made pareve by substituting margarine for butter. Easy and comforting dish you can even serve for breakfast.

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  • 6Servings



  • 6 cooking apples (about 2 1/2 pounds)
  • 1 (10-ounce) bag of fresh cranberries
  • 3/4 cup white sugar


  • 1 1/4 cups of brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup (1 stick) plus 2 tablespoons softened butter
  • 1 cup flour
  • 1 cup quick cooking oatmeal
  • 1 1/2 cups chopped California walnuts
  • Vanilla ice cream or whipped cream, for serving



1. Peel and core apples then cut them into chunks.

2. Put apples and cranberries in a large pan with the white sugar. Stir to combine, then cover and place over medium-low heat for about 15 minutes, stirring two or three times. The apples should be soft not mushy. 

Transfer the fruit to a 13 x 9 inch baking dish and let cool while you prepare the topping.


1.  Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. 

2. In a bowl, blend the brown sugar and butter, then add the flour and oatmeal and mix until it resembles very coarse crumbs.

3. Stir in the chopped walnuts.

4.  Sprinkle the crumbly mixture over the fruit. Bake 30 – 35 minutes or until golden brown on top and the juices are bubbling.

5.  Serve with vanilla ice cream or whipped cream.

Source: California Walnut Board

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