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apple crisp with oatmeal

Easy Apple Crisp Recipe

Easy Apple Crisp Recipe is the perfect dessert for fall. Simple to make & loaded with apples, cinnamon & oats. Top a warm slice with ice cream, so good.
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword apple, crisp, oats
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 50 minutes
Total Time 1 hour 5 minutes
Servings 12


  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 tbsp all-purpose flour
  • 1 tsp ground cinnamon
  • ¼ tsp table salt
  • 7-8 medium apples - peeled and sliced
  • ¼ cup water
  • 1 box yellow cake mix
  • ¾ cup quick-cooking oats
  • cup butter softened
  • ¼ cup packed brown sugar
  • ¼ tsp baking powder
  • ¼ tsp baking soda


  • Preheat the oven to 350 degrees.
  • In a small bowl combine the brown sugar, flour, cinnamon, and salt; stir to combine.
  • Place the apples in a greased, shallow baking dish.
  • Sprinkle that dry mixture over the apples.
  • Drizzle the water over the top.
  • In a large bowl, combine the cake mix, oats, butter, brown sugar, baking powder and baking soda.
  • Sprinkle that mixture on top of the apples.
  • Bake 45-50 minutes or until golden brown and bubbling.
  • Serve with warm with ice cream on top.