Caramel Apple Dump Cake in a Slow Cooker

Dec 20 2018
We've got the dessert your holiday season has been missing. It’s as if a gooey caramel apple pie and a rich spice cake jumped into a slow cooker together… but the results are much lower in calories than that craziness would be! You're gonna want to dive right into your slow cooker and take a swim. (Don’t do that.)

Hungry Girl's Healthy Caramel Apple Dump Cake Recipe

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1/8th of recipe (about 3/4 cup): 184 calories, 3g total fat (1g sat fat), 306mg sodium, 41.5g carbs, 1.5g fiber, 22g sugars, 1g protein

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SmartPoints® value 6*

Prep: 15 minutes
Cook: 2 hours on high or 4 hours on low

Cool: 10 minutes

Ingredients:

6 cups (about 6 medium) peeled and sliced Granny Smith apples

2 tbsp. cornstarch

2 tbsp. Truvia spoonable calorie-free sweetener (or another natural brand that’s about twice as sweet as sugar)

2 tsp. vanilla extract

1 1/2 tsp. cinnamon

1/4 tsp. salt

1/8 tsp. ground nutmeg

1 3/4 cups moist-style spice cake mix (about 1/2 box)

1/4 cup unsweetened applesauce

2 tbsp. light whipped butter or light buttery spread

Optional topping: natural light whipped topping

Directions:

Place apples in a slow cooker sprayed with nonstick spray.

In a medium bowl, combine cornstarch with 1/2 cup water. Whisk to dissolve. Add sweetener, vanilla extract, cinnamon, salt, and nutmeg. Whisk well.

Pour cornstarch mixture over apples, and stir to coat.

In a medium-large bowl, combine cake mix, applesauce, and butter. Stir until thickened and uniform. Spoon mixture over apples to evenly cover.

Cover and cook on high for 2 hours or on low for 4 hours, until apples have softened and topping is golden brown and cooked through.

Let cool slightly, about 10 minutes.

MAKES 8 SERVINGS

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