Delightfully Baked Apples
Servings Prep Time
6servings 10minutes
Cook Time
15minutes
Servings Prep Time
6servings 10minutes
Cook Time
15minutes
Ingredients
Filling Mixture:
  • 1/4cup raisins
  • 1/4cup dates(or golden raisins, apricots or prunes), chopped
  • 1/4cup hazelnutschopped
  • 2tsp cinnamon
  • 2tbsp brown sugar
Delightfully Baked Apples
  • 6 small apples(empire, honeycrisp or jonathan are best)
  • 4tbsp butter
  • 2/3cup Water
Instructions
  1. In a small bowl, mix Filling Mixture ingredients.
  2. Using a melon baller or paring knife, remove the apple cores, leaving the bottom 1/2 inch of the apples intact.
  3. Fill apples with filling mixture and top each with a thin slice of butter.
  4. Pour 2/3 cup water in the Instant Pot and arrange the apples in the bottom of the pot. Add any extra butter to the cooking water.
  5. Secure the lid, making sure the vent is closed.
  6. Using the display panel select the MANUAL or PRESSURE COOK function*. Use the +/- keys and program the Instant Pot for 3 minutes.
  7. When the time is up, let the pressure naturally release for 5 minutes (10 minutes for extra-tender apples), then quick-release the remaining pressure.
  8. Serve warm.
Recipe Notes

*The MANUAL and PRESSURE COOK buttons are interchangeable.