Bake-Off® Contest 42, 2006
Highland, Illinois

Gooey Caramel Apple Pull-Aparts

Just 10 minutes and you're ready to bake this oh-so-yummy crunchy-topped coffee cake!

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  • prep time 10 min
  • total time 1 hr 20 min
  • ingredients 7
  • servings 12
 

Ingredients

4
Nature Valley™ pecan crunch crunchy granola bars (2 pouches from 8.9-oz box), crushed (3/4 cup)*
1/4
cup Fisher® Chef's Naturals® chopped pecans
1
teaspoon ground cinnamon
1
cup whipping cream
1/2
cup packed light brown sugar
2
cans (17.5 oz each) Pillsbury™ Grands!™ refrigerated cinnamon rolls with icing
1
medium Granny Smith apple, peeled, coarsely chopped (about 1 1/4 cups)

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  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. Spray 12-cup fluted tube cake pan with CRISCO® Original No-Stick Cooking Spray. In small bowl, mix crushed granola bars, pecans and 1/2 teaspoon of the cinnamon. Sprinkle mixture evenly in bottom of pan.
  • 2 In large bowl, mix whipping cream, brown sugar and remaining 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon. Separate both cans of dough into 10 rolls; set icing aside. Cut each roll into quarters. Stir roll pieces and apples into whipping cream mixture to coat. Spoon mixture into pan; spread evenly.
  • 3 Bake 50 to 60 minutes or until deep golden brown. Immediately place heatproof serving plate or platter upside down over pan; turn plate and pan over (do not remove pan). Cool 5 minutes. Remove pan; scrape any remaining topping in pan onto coffee cake. Cool 5 minutes longer. Drizzle reserved icing over top. Serve warm.
  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. Spray 12-cup fluted tube cake pan with CRISCO® Original No-Stick Cooking Spray. In small bowl, mix crushed granola bars, pecans and 1/2 teaspoon of the cinnamon. Sprinkle mixture evenly in bottom of pan.
  • 2 In large bowl, mix whipping cream, brown sugar and remaining 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon. Separate both cans of dough into 10 rolls; set icing aside. Cut each roll into quarters. Stir roll pieces and apples into whipping cream mixture to coat. Spoon mixture into pan; spread evenly.
  • 3 Bake 50 to 60 minutes or until deep golden brown. Immediately place heatproof serving plate or platter upside down over pan; turn plate and pan over (do not remove pan). Cool 5 minutes. Remove pan; scrape any remaining topping in pan onto coffee cake. Cool 5 minutes longer. Drizzle reserved icing over top. Serve warm.

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*To easily crush granola bars, do not unwrap; use rolling pin to crush bars.

Nutritional information

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NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
420
(
Calories from Fat
160),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
18g
18%
(Saturated Fat
7g,
7%
Trans Fat
2 1/2g
2 1/2%
),
Cholesterol
20mg
20%;
Sodium
600mg
600%;
Total Carbohydrate
60g
60%
(Dietary Fiber
2g
2%
  Sugars
32g
32%
),
Protein
6g
6%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
4%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
4%;
Iron
10%;
Exchanges:
2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 3 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
4
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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