- Course Beverages & Snacks
- Prep. Time 5 - 10 mins
- Cooking Time 5 - 10 mins
- Yields 4 servings
When you feel like having a slice of apple pie with Canadian Cheddar cheese, try this quick and easy “baked” apple instead.
Did you know that a serving of cheese is 50 g (1 ½ oz)?
This is the same size as two erasers or a half-pack of playing cards. Easy to remember now, right?
Core apples and cut in half lengthwise. Place cut side up in a microwave-safe baking dish. Sprinkle with sugar and ginger.
Microwave on Medium-High (70%) power for 5 to 7 min or until almost tender. Sprinkle with Canadian old Cheddar cheese and microwave for 30 to 60 sec or until cheese is melted.
Serve sprinkled with pecans and cranberries.
To bake in a toaster oven or regular oven instead of the microwave, preheat toaster oven to 375°F (190°C). Bake apples for about 30 min or until tender. Sprinkle with Canadian Cheddar cheese and bake for 2 to 3 min longer or until melted.
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