Apple Surprise

Award winning recipe. Award recieved from Jones Dairy Farm in 1999.

Jones Dairy Farm Award-winning recipe

Apple Surprise

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    4 tart baking apples 1 pound ground sausage
    2 tablespoons butter 3 tablespoons brown sugar


    Prep: 15 min Total:
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    • 1

      Wash apples, slice off top, just enough to make like a bowl.

    • 2

      Core out center, leaving about 1" on outer edges.

    • 3

      Rub inside with butter and brown sugar, set aside.

    • 4

      Brown sausage, take apple from center cuttings and chop, cook along with sausage.

    • 5

      Stuff cooked sausage into apple bowls, sprinkle with brown sugar.

    • 6

      Place in casserole dish.

    • 7

      Bake at 375 until apple is tender.

    • 8

      House Secret Put apples in Microwave for about 45 seconds before coring out center for ease in doing.

    • 9

      Being careful not to poke knife through the apple.

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