Butter Rhubarb Crisp Recipe


Preparation Time15 MinCooking Time40 Min
Ready In55 MinDifficulty LevelEasy
Health IndexAverageServings6
Main IngredientInterest Group


 Rhubarb stalks4 Cup (64 tbs), cut into 1" pieces (Peeled)
 Butter1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Granulated sugar1 Cup (16 tbs)
 Brown sugar3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs) (Firmly Packed)
 All purpose flour3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
 Cinnamon1 Teaspoon
 Grated orange rind2 Teaspoon
 Salt1⁄4 Teaspoon

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 451 Calories from Fat 138

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 16 g24.1%

Saturated Fat 9.7 g48.7%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 40.3 mg

Sodium 89.7 mg3.7%

Total Carbohydrates 79 g26.2%

Dietary Fiber 3.9 g15.7%

Sugars 60.1 g

Protein 3 g6.5%

Vitamin A 12.8% Vitamin C 25.2%

Calcium 15.6% Iron 6.5%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


1. Preheat the oven to 400°F
2. Grease a baking dish with butter

3. In the baking dish, place the rhubarb
4. In a two quart saucepan, melt butter, remove it from heat and whisk in sugar, flour, cinnamon and salt; add in grated orange rind
5. Scatter this mixture over the fruit bake and bake fro forty minutes until the top is crusty and the fruit bubbly
6. Remove from the oven ad cool on a wire rack

7. Can be served warm or cold and goes well with ice cream