Entire recipe: 115 calories, <0.5g fat, 27mg sodium, 31g carbs, 4.5g fiber, 22.5g sugars, 0.5g protein -- PointsPlus® value 3*
This no-bake treat has maraschino cherries inside... FUN!!!
1 medium Rome or Braeburn apple
2 maraschino cherries
1/2 cup diet cherry-vanilla cream soda (like the kind by Hansen's or Blue Sky)
Half of a no-calorie sweetener packet (like Splenda or Truvia)
Core apple. Place in a deep, medium-sized microwave-safe bowl. Place cherries in the cored center of the apple. Pour soda over the apple, and sprinkle with sweetener and cinnamon.
Cover and microwave for 4 minutes, or until tender.
Enjoy hot, warm, or cold!
MAKES 1 SERVING
Fun Variations! Try it with a pear and diet black cherry soda. Stuff your apple with raisins instead of maraschino cherries! Use diet cream soda, and season with pumpkin pie spice. So many great options...