Apple Cake

Ingredients: 1 cup granulated sugar 1 cup all-purpose flour 1 tsp. baking powder 5 Tbsp. cold unsalted butter, cut into a few pieces 1 tsp. vanilla extract 1 large egg, lightly beaten 3 large Granny Smith apples, peeled, cored, and sliced very thinly For topping: 3 Tbsp. granulated sugar 3 Tbsp. unsalted butter, melted and…

Apple Muffins

Ingredients: 1 cup (4 ounces) whole wheat flour 1 cup (4 1/4 ounces) all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 tablespoon cinnamon 1/2 cup unsalted butter, at room temperature 1/2 cup (3 1/2 ounces) granulated sugar 1/2 cup dark brown sugar, packed, divided 1 large egg, lightly beaten…

Fennel, Apple, and Avocado Crudo

Ingredients: 1 tablespoon crushed pink peppercorns 1/2 teaspoon flaky sea salt 1/2 teaspoon finely grated Ruby Red grapefruit zest 6 tablespoons fresh grapefruit juice 3 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil 1 tablespoon chopped dill 2 firm, ripe Hass avocados—halved, pitted and cut into very thin wedges 1 fennel bulb—halved, cored and very thinly sliced lengthwise (2 cups) 1…

Whipped Yogurt with Apples and Walnuts

Ingredients: 1 cup plain Greek yogurt 1/2 cup heavy cream 1 tablespoon honey 2 tablespoons unsalted butter 2 firm apples, cored and chopped into 
small 1/2-inch cubes 2 tablespoons sugar 1/8 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/4 cup walnut halves, toasted and coarsely chopped Combine the yogurt, cream and honey in a bowl, and beat vigorously with…

Caramel Apple Crumble Bars

For the filling: 2 tbsp. unsalted butter 4 large (or 5 medium) apples, peeled and sliced 3 tbsp sugar 1/2 tsp ground cinnamon Dash of grated nutmeg 9 oz. caramel candies, unwrapped 2 tbsp. heavy cream For the dough: 1½ cups all-purpose flour 1 cup old-fashioned oats 1/3 cup sugar 1/3 cup brown sugar, lightly…

Caramelized Apple Vinaigrette

Ingredients: 1/2 cup apple cider vinegar, or as needed 2 ounces brown sugar 1 Gala apple, peeled, cored, and cut into 1/4-inch dice 1 garlic clove, minced 1 teaspoon fresh thyme leaves Juice of 1/2 lemon Salt 1/2 cup olive oil 1/4 cup canola oil Combine 1/4 cup plus 2 tablespoons of the vinegar and…