Skillet Apple Crumble Recipe

Skillet Apple Crumble recipe makes a delicious, comforting, and easy dessert recipe! Filled with warm flavors, it makes a scrumptious, yet simple treat!

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Now that we are into fall, we are loving the crisp air, changing leaves, and the foods of fall. My favorite fall memories growing include trips to the mountains, picking out pumpkins, and going to the apple festival. Mama would always buy baskets and baskets of apples and we knew that we’d be enjoying apple dishes before we knew it!

One of my favorites has always been this apple crumble.

Skillet Apple Crumble Recipe - Skillet Apple Crumble recipe makes a delicious, comforting, and easy dessert recipe! Filled with warm flavors, it makes a scrumptious, yet simple treat! // addapinch.com

Filled with crisp apples, warm spices, and a buttery oat topping that is out of this world, it makes the perfect fall dessert. Of course, adding a scoop of ice cream never hurts!

To make it, I begin by melting a little butter in a medium skillet in the oven. Once it has melted, I swirl it in the skillet to make sure the skillet is well coated. Then, I toss together the apple slices, lemon juice, 2brown sugar and then pour the apples into the skillet.

Skillet Apple Crumble Recipe - Skillet Apple Crumble recipe makes a delicious, comforting, and easy dessert recipe! Filled with warm flavors, it makes a scrumptious, yet simple treat! // addapinch.com

For the crumble topping, I add my old-fashioned oats, brown sugar, flour, cinnamon, salt and my pecans to a medium bowl. Next, I pour in butter that I’ve melted and toss with a fork to form large crumbs. Then, I sprinkle the crumbs on top of the apples in the skillet and bake until they’ve turned golden brown, about 30 minutes.

Let me just say, if you want your kitchen to smell like fall, this is exactly what you should make! Warm and inviting, this apple crumble is the perfect dessert to make for your family or even when company comes!

Skillet Apple Crumble Recipe - Skillet Apple Crumble recipe makes a delicious, comforting, and easy dessert recipe! Filled with warm flavors, it makes a scrumptious, yet simple treat! // addapinch.com

Here’s my Skillet Apple Crumble Recipe. I hope your family loves it as much as we do!

Skillet Apple Crumble Recipe - Skillet Apple Crumble recipe makes a delicious, comforting, and easy dessert recipe! Filled with warm flavors, it makes a scrumptious, yet simple treat! // addapinch.com
Yield: 6

Skillet Apple Crumble Recipe

Total Time 35 minutes
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Skillet Apple Crumble recipe makes a delicious, comforting, and easy dessert recipe! Filled with warm flavors, it makes a scrumptious, yet simple treat!
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Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoons salted butter
  • 3 - 4 large apples Granny Smith, Gala, Fuji, cored and sliced
  • 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice
  • 3 tablespoons light brown sugar

For the Crumble Topping

  • 1 cup Old Fashioned Oats
  • 1/2 cup firmly packed light brown sugar
  • 1/3 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • Pinch of salt
  • 1 cup chopped pecans
  • 5 tablespoons salted butter melted
  • Vanilla Ice Cream for serving (optional)

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 375ºF. Melt butter in a medium skillet. Remove from the oven and swirl to coat the bottom and sides of the skillet. Set aside.
  2. Add the apple slices, lemon juice, 3 tablespoons of the brown sugar to a medium bowl. Toss to coat. Pour into the skillet.
  3. For the crumble topping, add the oats, 1/2 cup brown sugar, flour, cinnamon, salt and pecans, into the bowl. Pour in the melted butter and stir together to moisten the dry ingredients to form large crumbs. Sprinkle the crumbs with your hands on top of the apples and bake on the middle oven rack until the apples are tender and the crumble has turned golden brown, about 30 minutes. Remove from the oven and serve warm with ice cream, optional.

Notes

If you prefer not to use nuts, the crumble topping recipe will be adjusted as follows:
2 cups Old Fashioned Oats
1/2 cup firmly packed light brown sugar
3/4 cup all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon cinnamon
pinch of salt
7 tablespoons salted butter, melted

All images and text © Robyn Stone for Add a Pinch

Enjoy!
Robyn xo

Skillet Apple Crumble Recipe - Skillet Apple Crumble recipe makes a delicious, comforting, and easy dessert recipe! Filled with warm flavors, it makes a scrumptious, yet simple treat! // addapinch.com

7 comments on “Skillet Apple Crumble Recipe”

  1. So easy! Liked the addition of nuts. And of course ice cream is not optional but required!

  2. This looks absolutely delicious. I am compiling my favorite apple recipes for the season and this definitely is on the top of that list!

  3. What pans are you using in the photo ? Thanks

  4. Sound delicious, but how would you convert this for a diabetic? Honey instead of sugar? I would enjoy this, but would get into trouble….

  5. Ahhhh! This looks so GOOD!! I love apple crumble, and I love the addition of nuts!

  6. This looks like PERFECTION. Apple and crumble, my two favorite things.

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