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Grain-Free Apple Crisp Recipe

This crisp recipe is easy, sweet, spicy, and delicious, with the sugary-tart taste of apples (or basically any fruit you like). And best of all, this apple crisp recipe is completely gluten-free and paleo-friendly.
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time30 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: apple crisp recipe, fruit dessert recipes, gluten-free dessert, gluten-free dessert recipes, grain-free apple crisp
Servings: 8 servings
Calories: 293kcal
Author: K.C. Cornwell

Ingredients

  • 5 cups apples, peeled and sliced
  • 2 TBSP lemon juice
  • 4 TBSP maple syrup, divided
  • 1 TBSP vanilla
  • 2 TBSP tapioca starch
  • 1 1/2 tsp cinnamon, divided
  • 1/2 tsp salt, divided
  • 1 cup walnuts, chopped
  • 1/2 cup coconut, grated or finely shredded
  • 1/2 cup coconut flour
  • 1/4 cup butter or coconut oil, melted

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 350 F
  • Lightly grease a 9 or 10-inch deep dish pie pan or cast iron skillet.
  • In a large bowl, combine apples, lemon juice, 1 TBSP maple syrup, vanilla, tapioca starch, 1 tsp cinnamon and 1/4 tsp salt until well mixed. Pour apple mixture into prepared pan, scraping down sides to get all the juice into the pan.
  • Add walnuts, coconut, coconut flour, butter or oil, and remaining maple syrup, cinnamon and salt into the same large mixing bowl and stir to thoroughly combine. Crumble this mixture evenly over the apples.
  • Bake for 25-30 minutes, until apples are bubbly and top is golden brown.

Nutrition

Calories: 293kcal | Carbohydrates: 27g | Protein: 4g | Fat: 20g | Saturated Fat: 9g | Cholesterol: 15mg | Sodium: 71mg | Potassium: 199mg | Fiber: 6g | Sugar: 16g | Vitamin A: 219IU | Vitamin C: 5mg | Calcium: 33mg | Iron: 1mg