Jujube Crisp

Apple Jujube Crisp – Perfect For The Fall Season

This Apple Jujube Crisp recipe is a simple no sugar added dessert that is perfect for the Fall season. It is delicious by itself or with frozen yogurt or ice cream.

Jujubes, also known as Chinese red dates, Korean dates or Indian dates, are a beautiful fruit that is similar to apples when they are young and like dates when they ripen and become wrinkly. Jujubes have more vitamin C than citrus fruits and have a load of other nutrients to aide with stomach and intestinal illness and perhaps prevent cancer. This recipe is best with young jujubes. With more mature Jujubes I would recommend making these fantastic Spiced Jujubes.

Apple Jujube Crisp Ingredients

  • 2 cups jujubes
  • 2 apples
  • 2 tablespoon maple syrup
  • 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon

Jujube Crisp Topping

  • 1/2 cup oatmeal
  • 1/3 cup almond meal (crush 1/3 cup almonds in a blender or food processor until flour like)
  • 2 tablespoons coconut oil
  • 1 tablespoon maple syrup
  • 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 425 degrees.
  2. Grease a 1-quart baking dish.
  3. Remove the seeds from the jujubes.
  4. Seed and slice the apples.
  5. Combine in a small bowl with 2 tablespoons maple syrup and 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon. Pour into prepared baking dish.
  6. Combine topping ingredients and pack down on top of the fruit.
  7. Bake until topping is browned and fruit is soft.

Serve immediately.

 

Always use organic fruits and vegetables in these recipes.

Do you live in one of these Southern California Cities? Aguanga, Fallbrook, Hemet, Homeland, Lake Elsinore, Menifee, Murrieta, Temecula, Wildomar, or Winchester.  If you do, you can use the local organic fruits and vegetables in our harvest boxes for these recipes. 

 

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 Audrey Humaciu created this recipe for Harvest2U

Audrey is the Editor in Chef at That Recipe and VP of Creativity and Sarcasm at Munofore. When she’s not blogging about her eclectic interests from cooking and crafting to ornamental horticulture and the idiosyncrasies of the American language, she’s just your typical 40 something mom livin’ the life in the California burbs… without the minivan and overpriced coffee.

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