Snacks

Caramel Apple Empanadas

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Mini apple pies with a caramel apple filling.

8
1 Granny Smith apple ( peeled and cut into 8 wedges )
1 Tbls lemon juice
1 Tbls granulated sugar
1/2 tsp ground cinnamon
1/8 tsp ground nutmeg
dash of allspice
1/2 cup caramel bits
1 tsp milk
1 refrigerated pie crust ( I used Pillsbury )
1 egg ( lightly beaten )
sugar to sprinkle on top
Preheat oven to 425°F. Line cookie sheet with parchment paper. Toss apples with lemon juice. Combine sugar and spices and sprinkle over apples. Toss to coat and set aside. Unroll pie crust on a lightly...
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Nutritions

Calories
95

Sodium
82mg
3% DV

Fat
2g
3% DV

Protein
1g
2% DV

Carbs
17g
5% DV

Fiber
0.5g
2% DV

This crispy fried chicken sandwich recipe is better than Chik-Fil-A, Popeye's or McDonald's! The chicken breast is brined in pickle juice, breaded with flavorful seasonings, fried until golden brown, and then piled on a toasted brioche bun with lettuce, tomato, pickles and mayonnaise. Serve the sandwich with a side of waffle fries and homemade Chik-Fil-A sauce for dipping!

4 chicken cutlets
1/2 c milk
1/2 c dill pickle juice
2 c all purpose flour
2 T confectioners sugar
2 t baking powder
2 t paprika
2 t kosher salt
1/2 t black pepper
1/2 t garlic powder
1/4 t onion powder
1 egg
oil ( for frying )
4 sandwich buns ( buttered and griddled )
Optional for serving ( lettuce, tomato, mayonnaise, pickles )
Chik-Fil-A Sauce:
1/2 c mayonnaise
2 T barbecue sauce
1 T honey
2 t prepared yellow mustard
1 t lemon juice
4
  • In a large bowl, whisk together the milk and pickle juice.
  • Add the chicken to the milk mixture and toss to coat. Cover with plastic wrap and refrigerate for at least 8 hours or up to (but...
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Nutritions

Calories
631

Sodium
1717mg
71% DV

Fat
4g
6% DV

Protein
19g
38% DV

Carbs
127g
43% DV

Fiber
6g
25% DV