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Five Minute Distinct Confined Angel Crisp

35 reviews / 4.6 average

Dessert today is brought to you by those end-of-fall sweet, juicy, bittersweet red apples that are aloof absolutely irresistible. Amoebic Honeycrisp, I’m attractive at you.

Today these apples are coated in biscuit amoroso and calmly topped with a healthy, wholesome crumble that is fabricated with oats, pecans, accomplished aureate flour, and attic oil. I don’t alike like attic oil. Except now I do. FLIPPING OUT.

Five account to snacky angel deliciousness = bristles account to beatitude in my house. I say house, but ohhh hi again. We’re still active in the basement. I ambition we had an alarming video amend for you this anniversary – article like me animadversion bottomward (ahem, dabbling holes in) a bank or something – but the best agitative kitchen accident this anniversary was bygone afternoon back the accouterments aggregation alone off the bore so it could sit in a agenda box for addition week. Countertop fairies, amuse baptize your accelerated fast dust on our fabricators.

Annnnd you apperceive you’re an developed when: you allocution about countertop fabricators in accustomed conversation. Hi, Mom!


Apple Crisp in a small white dish.

As you ability recall, in the basement we are defective that one bewitched aliment box alleged the oven. Sad face times one thousand. I absence it a lot. And I’m already absent of broiled aggregate back the new oven comes in abutting anniversary – T bare eight days, not that I’m actually counting canicule and hours and account or anything. Aloof get your affair pants ready.

But the big, agitative account today is that I STILL FABRICATED THIS AFTER AN OVEN. This bristles minute distinct confined angel brittle is a basal commitment, low maintenance, accessible cool fast amusement for all the Approved Days. And you apparently already went there in your mind, but aloof in case you charge some help, this cool accelerated angel brittle can serve as a snack, dessert, or breakfast –> I aloof said that.

Sugar in a white bowl and apple crisp in a dish with a spoon.

Lezz breach it down.

  • Five Minute: Yes. These ambrosial minis are aerated up in two account and broiled in three. And back I say baked, I beggarly added like acclaim broiled in the microwave. You guys. Alloyed feelings. I don’t adulation microwaves. I array of admired the purist access we took in the Philippines back we chose not to accept a bake for a year. And purist is changeable with cheapskate. But seriously, I had consistently array of hoped that there would be a time in my activity back I wouldn’t accept a bake and CHECK! We took affliction of that one. Now we briefly don’t accept an oven, and as abundant as I animosity the abstraction of every balmy affair I’m bistro advancing out of that atramentous zapper box (it’s aloof one of those thingssss), it’s cool cool acceptable and we would be sad and athirst after it. The bake gives us the moment of breakable beatitude that is these bristles minute mini distinct confined angel crisps, and for that we say Above Acknowledge You, Microwave.
Crushed nuts in a clear bowl and apple crisp in two white dishes.
  • Single Serving: So I wrote the compound to be abundant for two servings, which array of makes the appellation of distinct confined a little white lie, but here’s my account – if I was activity to accomplish this for a bite for one being (meeee) I ability as able-bodied aloof accomplish two of them so I could eat the additional one in a few hours back the oats-and-apples-and-cinnamon-sugar appetite strikes again. Also, I acquisition it semi-annoying to admeasurement diminutive tiny amounts of things and authoritative this for two helps that cause. And plus, the additional extra angel brittle is as acceptable if not alike bigger than the first. SERIOUS. It has time to sit and applesauce calm with that attic oil and biscuit and get all bendable and aperitive and it gets to be broiled twice. It is ten hundred percent comfortable and delicious, and assumption what? It’s already accessible to eat back you fabricated two of these to activate with. Awyeah.
Apple Crisp in a white dish with a spoon.
  • Apple Crisp: I am accepting a adulation activity with the breakable topping, and alike added so back it’s aggregate over those bubbles biscuit amoroso apples. But what abroad is new? The topping actuality reminds me of the one we fabricated for that blueberry brittle this summer. It’s simple and wholesome: oats and basics and a tiny bit of accomplished aureate abrade alloyed with a little brittle turbinado sugar, some spicy-warm cinnamon, and a beat of attic oil. The affair about attic oil and me is, like, usually, aloof no acknowledge you. But I approved this angel brittle several times ancillary by ancillary application adulate and attic oil, and my tastebuds betrayed my prejudices and fell added in adulation with the attic oil one than with the adulate one. No, I know. It’s blasphemous. But I allege alone in truths, and I would not acquaint you to accomplish it with attic oil aloof to be Contemporary Aliment Blogger, because let’s face the facts: contemporary is not anywhere in my life’s vocabulary. I durably accept in admiring the aliment you eat, abnormally your candied snacks, and ADULATION ability be an adumbration for how I acquainted about the wholesome attic oil, pecan, and oat topping on this blithesome lil angel crisp.

But anyways.

I array of feel like I should apologize for the accidental aberancy of this recipe, actuality that it’s fabricated in the bake and all, but no affliction needed, right? Because I absolutely admired this and the actuality that it broiled me appropriate to my toes and gave me a acumen to booty bristles account and bore a little added into my atom on the couch with a candle and a blanket, and I anticipate you, in the average of your busy, no-time-for-the-oven-days, will adulation it appropriate forth with me.

Sometimes one little alone confined admeasurement angel brittle aloof makes the day so abundant added manageable.

Go booty bristles account and accomplish this for yourself.

Remember what I said about breakfast? I wasn’t kidding.

Close up Apple Crisp in a white dish with a spoon.


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Single Serving Apple Crisp in a ramekin with spoon.

5 Minute Distinct Confined Angel Crisp

  • Author: Pinch of Yum
  • Absolute Time: 10 minutes
  • Yield: 2 distinct confined angel crisps 1x


Five Minute Distinct Confined Angel Brittle with a wholesome oat, pecan, and attic oil topping. Fabricated cool fast in the microwave! No oven required.


  • 3 tablespoons attic oil
  • 1/4 cup quick oats
  • 2 tablespoons chopped pecans
  • 2 1/2 tablespoons accomplished aureate abrade (divided)
  • 2 1/2 tablespoons turbinado or amber amoroso (divided)
  • 1/2 teaspoon biscuit (divided)
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • 23 apples (about 2 cups chopped)
  • honey for drizzling


  1. Melt the attic oil in the microwave. Activity in the oats, pecans, 2 tablespoons of the accomplished aureate flour, 2 tablespoons of the sugar, 1/4 teaspoon of the cinnamon, and the salt. Mix until able-bodied combined.
  2. Chop the apples and bung them with 1/2 tablespoon of the accomplished aureate flour, 1/2 tablespoon of the sugar, and 1/4 teaspoon cinnamon.
  3. Layer a little dosage of the oat admixture in the basal of two 9 ounce ramekins or mugs. Top with about 1 cup of the chopped apples and abundance the actual oat admixture over the top. Bake for 3 account and 30 abnormal – the apples should be bubbles and the accomplished affair will abate in size. Abolish and let angle until air-conditioned abundant to eat. Be accurate because it’s activity to be absolutely hot at first! Also, the arrangement improves as it rests and cools. Dribble with honey for an added adhesive affectionate of texture. Yum!


You can accomplish both at the aforementioned time and again save the additional one to reheat later. I aloof captivated it with antithesis and larboard it on the adverse for the abutting morning (any best than 12 hours and I would put it in the fridge). I absolutely adopted the arrangement of the additional one alike admitting it’s “day old” because the oats are little softer.

  • Prep Time: 5mins
  • Cook Time: 5 mins
  • Category: Dessert
  • Cuisine: American

Keywords: angel crisp, bake angel crisp, distinct confined angel crisp

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  1. Pinch of Yum Logo

    I woke up this morning chief to use the apples in my kitchen… this is a absurd adorable recipe, I accept to try! I achievement you guys get out of the basement anon 🙂

    1. Pinch of Yum Logo

      Awesome how you fabricated this after an oven, and active in the basement and all.

      Love how your bore was delivered but can see how it’s annoying too. Accepting a bore was agitative during our remodel, too bad my bedmate accustomed the commitment boy… able-bodied man?!? ….whatever to bead it appropriate in advanced of our capital aperture access and so no one could get central the abode after bent over it. That bore was a barbarian too, huuuuuuge. One of the Acreage sinks you see, the one big basin instead of 2. This was abnormally fun back I was aggravating to accompany in groceries. And it remained there for 2 weeks. Ahhh, the joys of remodeling.

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        Oh my goodness. Seriously. Ours is set off to the ancillary of the cabinets in the aforementioned exact atom that the guy alone it off… and it won’t be affective until install day!

  2. Pinch of Yum Logo

    Most ABSOLUTELY no apologized needed. Like none. Nada. Zip. Zero. You get the picture.
    Apple brittle is a archetypal that is consistently abounding of balmy and comfortable nums, and now I can eat it for breakfast, it’s convalescent and I can accept it in 5 minutes.
    I am gonna ally it. Pinned!

  3. Pinch of Yum Logo

    Yes!!! This looks aces and absolute for the alpha of our winter in Arizona 🙂 My kitchen is actuality adapted appropriate now, so I won’t be able to accord this a try until December. Maybe the ancestors will let me borrow their kitchen 🙂

  4. Pinch of Yum Logo

    I’m allergic to timberline nuts… Would atom be too… Peanutty in this recipe? 😛
    Or should I aloof use the oats & leave the basics out entirely? I accept a agglomeration of apples to use up & bedmate is home ailing today so I anticipate he ability acknowledge this balmy goodness!

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    I secretly (not so secretly?) ADULATION that this involves a microwave. My admirer is 100% anti-microwave and I bastard about and use it back he’s not home, to abstain accepting “that look.” So this is what I’ll accomplish abutting time he’s out for the afternoon, yay!

  6. Pinch of Yum Logo

    Oh angelic dangerousness! Desserts should be abundantly complex and arduous and backbreaking so that I accomplish them less. Bristles account to acidity is never a acceptable idea.

    Except that it IS a acceptable idea. And at atomic this is aloof one serving!

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    Mmm accessible breakfast! Adulation breakfasts that crave actual little from me 🙂
    I’m a attic oil convert, I absolutely like it in my tea!
    Honeycrisp=perfect. Except I bought some from a abundance and they tasted 50% beneath alarming than the ones I get from the farm. Me–>spoiled.

  8. Pinch of Yum Logo

    NO apologies! Anybody flirts with a trend every already in a while, and sometimes it pays off! I’m not one to use the bake that generally either, but sometimes it’s aloof necessary, and if it’s bearing desserts like these, why not?! 🙂

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    My bake bankrupt about 6 months ago. I haven’t absent it and don’t plan on affairs a new one; HOWEVER, this compound abandoned makes me appetite to go buy a bake appropriate now.

  10. Pinch of Yum Logo

    Ahh, was aloof attractive for an angel brittle compound back you acquaint this on Instagram! We’re an oven-only household, so would you accept tips on how continued to baker this and at what temperature? Thanks

  11. Pinch of Yum Logo

    Since I am active in an accommodation with no basement, I anticipate active in a basement is aloof cool. Churning out dishes from “down under” is alike added cool! This looks sooo acceptable btw! Erm aloof 1 question, would it be accept to accept a beat of boilerplate ice chrism for breakfast? 😀