Tasty Caramel Apples Recipe

Tasty Caramel Apples Recipe

How To Make Tasty Caramel Apples

These tasty caramel apples will look great at parties. Think of as many toppings from sprinkles, nuts, chocolates, and M&Ms.

Preparation: 20 minutes
Cooking: 3 minutes
Chilling Time: 30 minutes
Total: 53 minutes



  • 7small granny smith apples,about 2¼ lbs
  • 15ozcaramels,such as Werther’s Chewy
  • 3tbspheavy cream
  • various toppings,optional


  1. Rinse and thoroughly dry apples with a paper towel. Insert a caramel apple stick.

  2. Have toppings ready if you’ll be adding some to apples.

  3. Line a 13 by 9-inch baking sheet with a sheet of parchment paper.

  4. Spray parchment paper with non-stick cooking spray, set in the fridge.

  5. Place caramels and heavy cream in a microwave safe bowl (about 5 cup size bowl).

  6. Heat in microwave in 30 second increments, stirring well between intervals, until melted and smooth.

  7. Dip apples one at a time into caramel on an angle so it covers nearly to the top center. Rotate and turn to coat apple.

  8. Lift apple and let excess run off, then run bottom of apple along inside edge of bowl to remove excess caramel.

  9. Lift apple and turn apple upside down to let caramel run up the apple a little then immediately roll in toppings before caramel sets.

  10. Turn apples upright and place on prepared baking sheet in fridge, repeat process with remaining apples.

  11. As needed reheat caramel in microwave in 15 second increments for a runny, dip-able consistency.

  12. Allow caramel to set completely, about 30 minutes in the fridge.

  13. Cut apples into slices just when ready to enjoy so they don’t brown.


  • Calories: 112.59kcal
  • Fat: 2.52g
  • Saturated Fat: 0.99g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 0.54g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 0.73g
  • Carbohydrates: 22.18g
  • Fiber: 1.34g
  • Sugar: 17.93g
  • Protein: 1.19g
  • Cholesterol: 4.35mg
  • Sodium: 50.91mg
  • Calcium: 31.74mg
  • Potassium: 102.54mg
  • Iron: 0.10mg
  • Vitamin A: 13.64µg
  • Vitamin C: 0.09mg
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