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Winter Crisp

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Winter Crisp

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  • Makes: 6 servings

What is that sweet cinnamon scent, wafting from your kitchen? It's this apple and cranberry winter crisp.


  • 2 tablespoon cinnamon
  • 3 tablespoon margarine
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 3 tablespoon flour (all purpose)
  • 1 teaspoon lemon peel (grated)
  • 5 cup apple (unpeeled, sliced)
  • 1 cup cranberries (fresh)
  • 11/16 cup rolled oats
  • 5/16 cup brown sugar (packed)
  • 1/4 cup whole wheat flour



1. Combine sugar, flour, and lemon peel in a medium bowl and mix well.

2. Stir in apples and cranberries.

3. Spoon into a 6-cup baking dish.


1. Combine oats, brown sugar, flour, and cinnamon in a small bowl.

2. Stir in melted margarine.

3. Sprinkle topping over filling.

4. Bake at 375 degrees for 40 minutes or until filling is bubbly and top is brown.

5. Serve warm or at room temperature.


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Source: National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI), Stay Young at Heart - Cooking the Heart Healthy Way
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Nutrition Information

Serving Size: 1/6 of recipe (171g)
Nutrients Amount
Calories 48
Total Fat N/A
Saturated Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 0 mg
Sodium 9 mg
Total Carbohydrate 10 g
Dietary Fiber 1 g
Total Sugars 6 g
Added Sugars included 5 g
Protein 0 g
Vitamin D 0 mcg
Calcium 8 mg
Iron 0 mg
Potassium 33 mg
N/A - data is not available
Nutrients Amount
Calories 48
Saturated Fat 0 g
Monounsaturated Fat 0 g
Polyunsaturated Fat 0 g
Linoleic Acid 0 g
a-Linolenic Acid 0 g
Omega 3 - EPA 0 mg
Omega 3 - DHA 0 mg
Cholesterol 0 mg
Total Carbohydrate 10 g
Dietary Fiber 1 g
Total Sugars 6 g
Added Sugars 5 g
Protein 0 g
Calcium 8 mg
Potassium 33 mg
Sodium 9 mg
Copper 19 mcg
Iron 0 mg
Magnesium 5 mg
Phosphorus 12 mg
Selenium 1 mcg
Zinc 0 mg
Vitamin A 10 mcg RAE
Vitamin B6 0 mg
Vitamin B12 0 mcg
Vitamin C 1 mg
Vitamin D 0 mcg
Vitamin E 0 mg
Vitamin K 2 mcg
Folate 3 mcg DFE
Thiamin 0 mg
Riboflavin 0 mg
Niacin 0 mg
Choline 2 mg
Note: only nutrients that are available will show on this display

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