Classic Apple Crisp Cookie Cups

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Classic Apple Crisp Cookie Cups

The apple pie filling is really easy too — chop up some apples, throw them into a pot with some ingredients and cook until tender. You’ll want to cool the cookies and the apple pie filling completely before assembly. I made both the day before, but you could make them all in the same day as long as everything cools.

I topped some of these with a simple sugar glaze, but you could use whipped cream or even ice cream if you prefer. Or just eat them straight up like I did.

I recommend microwaving the cookie cups for a few seconds so you get that fresh baked apple crisp taste and texture. The kids are sure to love these. Bite sized and delicious!

You will love these Apple Crisp Cookie Cups. They are delicious any time of year!

Be sure to check out my other cookie cup recipes!

Notes & tips for these Apple Crisp Cookie Cups:

  • The cookie part will soften over time as it sits with the filling.
  • The drizzle is optional, but adds another hit of sweetness.
  • These freeze very well! Store in fridge for up to 5 days or in freezer (in an airtight container) for 1-2 months.
  • Best served warm. I recommend microwaving them for 10-15 seconds to heat up!

Apple Crisp Cookie Cups

These Apple Crisp Cookie Cups combine classic oatmeal cookies with homemade apple pie filling for the perfect comfort food.

  • Prep Time 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Cook Time 30 minutes
  • Total Time 2 hours
  • Servings 24
  • Calories 259kcal

Ingredients

Apple Pie Filling:

Oatmeal Cookie Cups:

Sugar Glaze:

US Customary – Metric

Instructions

Apple Pie Filling:

  • Toss apples and lemon juice in a medium bowl, set aside.
  • In a medium saucepan, combine sugars, cornstarch, and spices. Pour in water. Cook over medium heat until boiling. Cook for 2 minutes. Add apples, bring back to a boil. Simmer until tender (10-15mins). Cool completely.

Oatmeal Cookie Cups:

  • In a medium bowl, whisk flour, cinnamon, baking soda, and salt. Set aside.
  • In the bowl of an electric mixer, beat butter and sugars on med-high until pale and fluffy (approx. 3 minutes).
  • Add eggs one at a time, fully incorporating after each addition, and beat on high for 1 minute. Add vanilla.
  • Turn mixer to low and add flour mixture, mix until combined. Add oats and mix until just combined.
  • Spray 2 regular sized muffin tins with cooking spray. Using a large cookie scoop (3 Tbsp) scoop dough into muffin tins, press down and push up the sides to create cups.
  • Preheat oven to 350°F. Bake cookie cups for approx. 15mins or until browned and mostly set.
  • Remove from oven and (if needed) immediately use a small jar or container to press firmly down in the center to create a well. Cool in pans for 15mins, then place on wire rack to cool completely.

Assembly:

  • Using a tablespoon, fill each cookie cup with apple pie filling. Drizzle with sugar glaze if desired.

Calories: 259kcalCarbohydrates: 43gProtein: 2gFat: 8gSaturated Fat: 5gCholesterol: 35mgSodium: 114mgPotassium: 104mgFiber: 2gSugar: 27gVitamin A: 275IUVitamin C: 1.7mgCalcium: 27mgIron: 1mg

The nutritional information and metric conversions are calculated automatically. I cannot guarantee the accuracy of this data. If this important to you, please verify with your favourite nutrition calculator and/or metric conversion tool.