Apple Pie Bites

Quick, fun, yummy and picky eater/little boy approved. Need I say more?

With thanks to The Blond Cook

Serves 8     Prep Time: 15 minutes     Cook Time: 12 Minutes

Ingredients:
1/4 cup packed light brown sugar
1 tsp apple pie spice*, and additional apple pie spice (about 1/4 tsp) for sprinkling on top of the crescent rolls
3 Tbsp butter, melted
1/3 cup chopped pecans
1 small Granny Smith apple, cored and sliced into 8 (1/2 inch) slices
1 (8 oz can Pillsbury Original crescent rolls
  1. Preheat your oven to 375 degrees F. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
  2. In a small bowl, combine brown sugar and apple pie spice. Set aside.
  3. Melt butter and toss apple slices in butter, set aside
  4. Arrange crescent roll triangles on baking sheet lined with parchment paper. Evenly distribute brown sugar mixture onto each triangle.
  5. Sprinkle each triangle evenly with chopped pecans.
  6. Place an apple slice on the wide end of each triangle. Wrap crescent roll dough around each apple.
  7. Brush each crescent roll with remaining butter. Sprinkle lightly with additional apple pie spice.
  8. Bake for 10-12 minutes, or until golden brown. Cool for 5 minutes before serving.

 

*Apple Pie Spice

1 1/2Tbsp ground cinnamon

1 1/2 tsp ground nutmeg

1 tsp allspice

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