Nutty Apple Dip

  • Yield: 4 servings

"This recipe makes a quick and healthful appetizer that could be doubled as a complement to a big meal. It's a fun change of pace and great for adults and my grandchildren."


1 (8-ounce) package cream cheese, softened
1/2cup applesauce
1/4cup packed brown sugar
1/2teaspoon vanilla extract
1/2cup chopped salted peanuts
3 apples, sliced


  1. Combine cream cheese, applesauce, brown sugar and vanilla and beat until well
    blended. Stir in peanuts.
  2. Serve with apple slices. Refrigerate leftovers.

— Gwen Swanson, Pukwana, S.D.