Caramelized Apples with Cheese

Caramelized Apples with Cheese
  • 4 servings
  • 0:15 Preparation
  • 0:35 Cooking
  • 0:50 Total Time

Ingredients

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  • maple syrup sauce

  • 1/2 cup
    (125 mL)

    Maple syrup

  • 1/2 cup
    (125 mL)

    whipping (35%) cream

  • 1

    cinnamon stick

  • caramelized apples with cheese

  • 1/4 cup
    (60 mL)

    brown sugar

  • zest of half a lemon

  • 1/3 cup
    (80 mL)

    Le Guillaume Tell cheese

  • 8

    dried dates

  • 2 tsp.
    (10 mL)

    coarsely chopped hazelnuts, toasted

  • 2 tsp.
    (10 mL)

    butter

  • 4

    firm apples (granny smith or cortland), cut in wedges

Preparation

In a saucepan, combine maple syrup, cream and cinnamon stick.

Bring to a boil over medium-high heat and cook for 20 minutes over medium heat, or until reduced by half.

Remove cinnamon stick and let sauce cool.

Preheat broiler.

To make caramelized apples: in a bowl, combine brown sugar, lemon zest, Bleubry cheese, dates and hazelnuts.

In a frying pan, melt butter and cook apples over low heat for 4 to 5 minutes, or until golden.

Transfer apples to an ovenproof dish. Cover with cheese mixture and broil for 3 to 4 minutes, or until golden. Serve with maple syrup sauce.

Source: Metro