The Perfect Apple Crisp

Literally the world's BEST apple crisp! Sure to please any crowd, and perfect to serve to company!
Course Dessert
Cuisine Baking
Keyword apple crisp, best apple crisp, easy apple crisp recipe
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 45 minutes
Total Time 1 hour
Servings 12
Calories 223kcal
Author Pretty Providence


For the Apple Mixture

  • 2 jars apple pie filling or
  • 10 cups sliced apples
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 3/4 cups applesauce
  • 1 tsp cinnamon
  • 1 tablespoon flour

For the Crisp

  • 1 cup rolled oats
  • 1 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup all purpose flour
  • 1/2 tsp . ground cinnamon or nutmeg
  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 1/2 cup chopped pecans optional
  • vanilla bean ice cream optional


  • Preheat oven to 375 degrees.
  • In a large bowl combine apples, water, applesauce cinnamon and flour and mix to combine.
  • Spread mixture across the bottom of a 9x13 pan.
  • To prepare crisp, combine oats, brown sugar, flour, cinnamon and nuts in a medium bowl.
  • Melt butter and add into mixture, stirring until everything is combined. '
  • Bake for 45 minutes or until apples are tender.
  • Enjoy your warm and delicious crisp with some vanilla ice cream!


Great served warm or cold! Save leftovers in the fridge in an air tight container!


Calories: 223kcal | Carbohydrates: 30g | Protein: 2g | Fat: 11g | Saturated Fat: 5g | Cholesterol: 20mg | Sodium: 74mg | Potassium: 84mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 19g | Vitamin A: 240IU | Vitamin C: 0.2mg | Calcium: 27mg | Iron: 0.9mg