Rhubarb and Apple Crumble

Categorized as: Desserts, Fruit
Makes 6 servings.


3 cups peeled, cored, ¾-inch cubed Granny Smith apples
2½ cups ¾-inch cubed fresh red rhubarb
½ cup Equal® Spoonful*
2 tablespoons cornstarch
⅓ cup water or apple juice
1 tablespoon lemon juice
1 teaspoon grated lemon peel (optional)

* May substitute 12 packets Equal sweetener


1. For Filling, combine apples, rhubarb, ½ cup Equal® and cornstarch. Place in 1½ quart casserole dish.
2. Combine water, lemon juice and lemon peel. Pour over fruit mixture. Cover and bake in preheated 400°F oven 20 to 25 minutes or until fruit is tender.
3. Meanwhile, for Topping, combine oats, raisins, nuts, ⅓ cup Equal®, melted butter and cinnamon until well blended. Remove cover from fruit. Sprinkle with oats mixture.
4. Return to oven and bake, uncovered, an additional 8 to 10 minutes or until topping is crisp. Serve warm with frozen yogurt, ice cream or whipped topping, if desired.

Nutritional Info (per serving):

Calories 177
Protein 3g
Carbohydrate 26g
Fat 8g
Cholesterol 10mg
Sodium 45mg

Food Exchanges: 1 Fruit, 1 Starch, 1½ Fat



¾ cup quick or old-fashioned oats, uncooked
¼ cup raisins
¼ cup chopped nuts
⅓ cup Equal® Spoonful**
2 tablespoons stick butter or margarine, melted
½ to ¾ teaspoon ground cinnamon
Frozen yogurt, ice cream or whipped topping (optional)

** May substitute 8 packets Equal sweetener

Additional comments:

Recipe provided courtesy of Merisant Corporation ® and the NutraSweet Company, makers of Equal®.

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