Recipes by Apple Variety: Granny Smith

(30 recipes)

Granny Smith Apple

Granny Smith

Tart, firm and refreshing – this is the apple for those who love bright tangy flavours for salads and snacks. “Grannies” are known for their bright, consistent green colour.

Apple Carpaccio in Strawberry Coulis with Burrata and Sourdough Bread

This plate is a delightful and visually stunning dish that combines the crisp freshness of thinly sliced California-grown apples with the sweet-tart allure of a vibrant California strawberry coulis.

Apple Galette With Strawberry Sorbet

This dessert marries the comforting flavours of baked California-grown apples with the refreshing tartness of California strawberry sorbet.

Apple Strawberry Blondies

This recipe for apple strawberry blondies is the perfect fall treat! They’re easy to make in a large mixing bowl and are gluten free and grain free.

Dutch Baby Pancake with Cinnamon Apples

This fluffy Dutch baby pancake is made with fragrant California-grown Gala and Granny Smith apples, spiced with cinnamon and maple, and topped with crunchy almonds.

Granny Smith Stuffed Apple Crisp

California-grown Granny Smith apples are hollowed out and then stuffed with a warm, spiced apple filling made with maple and walnuts.

Apple Fries With Caramel Drizzle

Crispy autumn apple fries tossed in sweet cinnamon sugar and a drizzle of homemade vegan caramel sauce.

Quick Pickled Apples

Easily craft these tantalizing sweet-and-sour apples with just a few ingredients. Ideal as a topping for sandwiches, burgers and salads, adding a refreshing twist to classic dishes.

Mini Chai Apple Fritters

Enjoy bite-sized desserts infused with warm chai flavour. Boosted with vanilla Greek yogurt for protein, these fritters are a blend of taste and health.

Bacon Apple Chutney

Dive into this enticing dip that combines the sweetness of apples, the richness of brown sugar, and the tang of Dijon mustard. A guaranteed crowd pleaser.

Apple Bacon Pull-Apart

Experience the savoury blend of apples and bacon in this shared loaf. Perfect for group settings, it pairs wonderfully with various sweet dips, making it a hearty appetizer.

“Granny” Apple Tea

The apple tea has a slight sweetness from the Granny Smith apple and dried figs. It can be served hot or cold at breakfast, lunch, or dinner, and even with cookies and cakes, too!

Apple and Rice Stuffing

This sweet and savoury apple and rice stuffing made with Gala and Granny Smith apples is full of flavour and will be a crowd-pleaser at your next dinner!

Puff Pastry Bites

These crunchy, savoury puff pastry bites made with Granny Smith apples, gorgonzola and hazelnuts mix classic flavours for a crowd-pleasing appetizer or snack.
Spiced Apple Butter

Spiced Apple Butter

This rich and velvety Spiced Apple Butter has fragrant ingredients like cinnamon and allspice – but we’ve also provided three other flavour combos.
Roasted Apple & Parsnip Soup

Roasted Apple & Parsnip Soup

Cozy up with a creamy and nourishing bowl of fall flavours with roasted apples and parsnip, topped with parmesan crisps and micro greens.
Baked Apple and Smoked Gouda Pancake

Baked Apple and Smoked Gouda Pancake

These pancakes will become an all-time favourite! They’re easy to make and provide a perfect balance of sweet and savoury.
Apple Kale Slaw with Sesame Peanut Dressing

Apple Kale Slaw with Sesame Peanut Dressing

A powerhouse of flavour, this salad has a zingy, nutty dressing that requires just a few ingredients.

Irish Cream Caramel Apple Crostata

Served warm with scoops of vanilla ice cream, this crostata is sure to be a crowd-pleaser.

Gran’s Apple Cobbler

This warm and comforting Gran’s Apple Cobbler is a staple for any Thanksgiving feast, and with only a few simple ingredients, it will be a great addition to your table, too!

Chai-Spiced Apple Pie

This lush Chai-Spiced Apple Pie is piled high with sliced Granny Smith apples from California and layered with fragrant cinnamon, ginger, cardamom, nutmeg and cloves.

Caramel Apple Pizza

If you’ve been looking for a fun, healthier twist on the classic apple pie this season, this one’s for you!

Bev’s Apple Pie

Whenever there is a holiday family gathering, you can bet someone will ask, “is Bev’s apple pie here?”

Salted Caramel Apple Rolls

These irresistible apple rolls drizzled in salted caramel are so easy to make using store-bought pastry dough, they will likely become a fam-favourite.
Miso Apple Pie Pops Setting in buckets with apple background

Miso Apple Pie Pops

Perfect for kids and adults, these tasty treats are great for outdoor and indoor occasions.
Detox Apple Salad setting in serving salad bowl

Detox Apple Salad

This colourful, crunchy salad is loaded with nutritious, whole foods to help you re-calibrate your eating habits and feel good from the inside out.

Apple and Aged Cheddar Tart

When shopping for your favourite U.S.-grown apples, such as Gala or Honeycrisp, grab some store-bought pastry dough, a convenient time-saver.