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July 22, 2024

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Four Amazing Apple Recipes for After School Snacks sponsored by The Apple Truck

It is September! Bring on the cooler weather, Fall sports and of course those crisp autumn flavors.

One Michigan based family business will be delivering the juiciest apples ever to Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky families this month! The Apple Truck, which is based out of Ann Arbor, Michigan, will be making 125 stops in 8 states this year and thankfully, the tri-state is lucky enough to be on that list. 

Order your boxes of apples HERE.

For the following dates:

Mason, Oh (4934 Western Row Road)
September 17, 2022 @ 8:30 p.m.

Cincinnati, Oh (7875 Montgomery Road)
September 17, 2022 @ 3:30 p.m.

Cincinnati, Oh (4601 Eastgate Mall Drive)
September 18, 2022 @ 9 a.m.

Covington, KY (4001 Winston Ave)
September 18, 2022 @ 12:30 p.m.

Florence, Ky (2008 Florence Mall)
September 18 @ 3:30 p.m.


Looking for some ideas on what to do with your Apple Truck apples? Check out these four awesome apple recipes, perfect for after school snacks! 

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Awesome Applesauce
Ingredients: 10 cups apples, ½ cup sugar, ½ teaspoon cinnamon, 1 cup water and 1 tablespoon lemon juice, ¼ teaspoon kosher salt.

Recipe: Core and slice apples, then simply add all ingredients to a crockpot and cook on low for 5 – 6 hours. Stir the apples to break them up, smashing as needed. Use an immersion blender if a smooth consistency is desired.


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Upgraded Caramel Apple Slices 
Ingredients: Sliced apples, 8 oz. whipped cream cheese, caramel sauce. Optional toppings: nuts, chocolate chips, sprinkles.

Recipe: Core and slice apples. Spread a container of whipped cream cheese on a serving plate and cover with your favorite caramel sauce. Add your favorite toppings and get to dipping! 


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Apple Surprise Grilled Cheese
Ingredients: Sliced apples, 2 slices of your favorite cheese, 2 slices of bread and a bit of butter. 

Recipe: assemble your sandwich! Place 2 slices of cheese and a layer of sliced apples in between two slices of bread. Heat butter in a nonstick skillet and press the sandwich lightly into place. Flip once. Then, enjoy! 


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Air Fryer Apple Chips 
Ingredients: sliced apples and cinnamon

Recipe: Preheat your air fryer to 350*F.  Slice apples thinly and remove seeds. Sprinkle with cinnamon and place a single layer of sliced apples in the air fryer basket. Cook for 4 – 5 minutes, gently flatten and flip. Cook for an additional 4 – 5 minutes. Yum! 

Click HERE
to discover 20 ways to use 20 pounds of fresh Michigan apples! 


About the Author

Amanda Ciani

Amanda Ciani lives in Northern Kentucky with her husband and their three terrific sons. She enjoys writing haiku parenting poems for her Instagram account (@cinciciani), and Twitter account (@haikuciani).