Hereâ€™s an extremely simple recipe which is one of my favourites, with some extremely simple ingredients that are most of the times available at home. So if youâ€™re having some sugar cravings, and secretly want to indulge, try out the Apple Crumble Recipe and Iâ€™m sure the kids will love it too.
For the crumble
Plain flour, sieved pinch of salt- 300g
Unrefined brown sugar-175g
Unsalted butter, cubed at room temperature-200g
Butter for greasing- 1 tbsp
For the filling
apples, peeled, cored and cut into 1cm/Â½in pieces-450g
Unrefined brown sugar-50g
Plain flour-1 tbsp
1 pinch of ground cinnamon
-Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Preheat the oven to 180C/350F/Gas 4.
-Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Place the flour and sugar in a large bowl and mix well. Taking a few cubes of butter at a time rub into the flour mixture. Â Â Â Keep rubbing until the mixture resembles breadcrumbs.
-Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Place the fruit in a large bowl and sprinkle over the sugar, flour and cinnamon. Stir well being careful not to break up the fruit.
-Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Butter a 24cm/9in ovenproof dish. Spoon the fruit mixture into the bottom, then sprinkle the crumble mixture on top.
-Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Bake in the oven for 40-45 minutes until the crumble is browned and the fruit mixture bubbling.
-Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Serve with thick cream or custard.
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