Apple Crumble

Apple Crumble is a dessert mostly prepared with stewed apples and topped with a crumbly crust. Known as Apple Crisp in the United States, Apple Crumble is usually served along with cream, custard or icecream. Ingredients such as cooked apples, butter, cinnamon and flour go into the making of this delicious apple dessert.


Origin of Apple Crumble

Apple Crumble is known to have originated in Britain during World War II. The history says that, the Apple Crumble recipes were invented to replace the more extravagant apple pie recipes. But it was not until 1924 that this dish found a mention in print. Over the years, this dish has gained in popularity and today has become a customary preparation mostly during the Fall, when apples are available in plenty. Though apples are most commonly used to make fruit crumbles, pears, peaches and berries are good substitutes.


Variants of Apple Crumble

Apple Crumble recipes take many variations. Apple brown betty is one such popular variant made using layers of apples and buttered bread that is often paired with sauce. Where as in Apple Cobbler, yet another variant of Apple Crumble, uses stewed apples and is usually seen topped with biscuit-like batter. Apple Crumble can be had warm with a dollop of whipped cream, or had cold with a scoop of icecream.

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How To Bake Apple Crumble

How To Bake Apple Crumble On : 06-Jul-2011 By : bonappetit

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Crumble On : 20-Sep-2007 By : alokskumar

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Top 10 Fall Apple Cupcakes

Top 10 Fall Apple Cupcakes On : 01-Oct-2013 By : seasonal_foodie

If Fall comes, can apples be far behind? The answer is a resounding ‘no.’ Yet what can you do with apples, cartloads of them, that come tumbling out of the trees every fall? Turn them into mouthwatering cupcakes of course! You are free to experiment...

5 Reasons To Eat Apple For Breakfast

5 Reasons To Eat Apple For Breakfast On : 07-Mar-2012 By : delictika

People spend fortunes at spas and health centers in their quest for good health; while they forget that, the simplest way to meet their fitness goals can be as simple as reaching out to the deliciously crimson apples in the morning. This delectable fruit is a...

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