• Ingredients
  • 6 cups sliced, peeled tart apples
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 28 caramels*
  • 2 tablespoons water
  • 6 tablespoons butter or margarine
  • 3/4 cup packed brown sugar
  • 3/4 cup quick-cooking oats
  • 1/2 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon

Directions

  • Place apples in a 2-qt. microwave-safe dish. Sprinkle with lemon juice; toss to coat and set aside. Place caramels and water in another microwave-safe dish. Cover and microwave on high for 2 to 2-1/2 minutes or until heated; stir until blended. Pour over apples.
  • Place butter in a microwave-safe dish; cover and heat on high for 45-60 seconds or until melted. Stir in brown sugar, oats, flour and cinnamon until crumbly. Sprinkle over caramel mixture. Microwave, uncovered, on high for 14-15 minutes until apples are tender, turning a half turn once.