Apple-Raisin Cheese Blintzes

Enjoy this cheesy blintzes layered with apple mixture; topped with whipped topping and walnuts – breakfast that’s ready in 30 minutes.

  • prep time 20 min
  • total time 30 min
  • ingredients 10
  • servings 5

Ingredients

1
container (15 oz) ricotta cheese
4
oz (half of 8-oz package) cream cheese, softened
1/4 cup packed brown sugar
1
package (5 oz) prepared crepes
2
tablespoons butter or margarine
1
box (12 oz) frozen cinnamon apples
1/2
cup raisins
2/3
cup frozen (thawed) whipped topping, if desired
1/2
cup chopped walnuts, toasted
Powdered sugar, if desired
  • 1 In food processor, place ricotta cheese, cream cheese and brown sugar. Cover; process until smooth. Refrigerate 10 minutes.
  • 2 Spoon 3 tablespoons cheese mixture in center of each crepe. Fold sides and ends of crepe over filling to form a rectangle.
  • 3 In 12-inch nonstick skillet, melt 1 tablespoon of the butter over medium heat. Add 5 blintzes, seam sides down, to skillet; cook 1 to 2 minutes, turning once, until golden brown. Remove from skillet to serving platter; cover to keep warm. Repeat with remaining 1 tablespoon butter and remaining 5 blintzes.
  • 4 Meanwhile, microwave apples as directed on package. Stir in raisins. Spoon apple mixture evenly over blintzes. Top each with dollop of whipped topping; sprinkle with walnuts and powdered sugar.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Serving
    Calories
    585
    ,
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    31g
    31%
    (Saturated Fat
    13g,
    13%
    ),
    Sodium
    600mg
    600%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    63g
    63%
    (Dietary Fiber
    3g
    3%
    ),
    Protein
    17g
    17%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    0%;
    Vitamin C
    0%;
    Calcium
    0%;
    Iron
    0%;
    Exchanges:
    1 Starch; 1 Fruit; 2 Other Carbohydrate; 1 1/2 High-Fat Meat; 3 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    4
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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