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Hidden Rose Fried Apples

Learn how to make these simple fried apples in butter with sugar and spices.
Course Side Dish
Cuisine American
Keyword apples
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes


  • 4-6 Hidden Rose apples sliced, skin on
  • 4 tbsp butter
  • demerara or brown sugar to taste
  • 1 tsp ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 tsp freshly grated nutmeg


  • Slice the apples without peeling them.
  • Heat a pan up over medium high heat. Add the butter.
  • Once the butter is melted add the apples. Stir frequently.
  • When the apples have soften, about 5 to 10 minutes, add the spice. Stir to combine. Remove from the heat.
  • Add sugar to taste and serve warm. Or you can allow them to cool enough to put onto some vanilla ice cream!


You can make this recipe with any good cooking apple. Try to choose an apple that is tart.
For the sugar, do it your tastes. The tartness of the apple and people's preference vary, so I don't like to give an exact amount. When the apples are finished, taste until they are right to you.