Prep 10 mins
Cook 30 mins
Apple Brownies makes you wonder but these sure are good. This ladies daughter brought one home from school, made by her teacher and she just had to have the recipe. Recipe source, "The Apple Cookbook".
- 1⁄2 cup margarine, at room temperature
- 1 cup sugar
- 1 large egg
- 1 cup presifted all-purpose flour
- 1⁄2 teaspoon baking soda
- 1 1⁄2 teaspoons baking powder
- 1⁄2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
- 1⁄4 teaspoon ground nutmeg
- 1 large rome beauty apple (Came out very soft and juicy using MacIntosh Apple; Excellent)
- 3⁄4 cup chopped walnuts
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
- Preheat oven to 350 degree.
- Grease and flour 8"x8" baking dish.
- Cream together the margarine and sugar in a medium-size bowl.
- Beat in the egg.
- In another bowl, mix together the flour, baking soda, baking powder, and spices.
- Stir into the batter.
- Peel, core, and dice the apple.
- Add to the batter with the chopped walnuts and vanilla extract.
- Stir to combine.
- Pour into the baking dish and bake for 30 minutes or until a skewer inserted in the middle comes out clean.
- Cool in the pan on a wire rack.
- Slice into squares.
I made these for my daughter's snack day in Kindergarten. It smelled so great cooking, then I had to cut it warm to get it to school on time. It was very hard to not eat some myself. The class was disappointed that there weren't seconds. Oh--and I used a honey crisp apple.