Caramel apples can contain up to 60 grams of carbs, but these apple dippers are a lower-carb option. These apple slices--dipped in melted butterscotch, drizzled with sweet maple syrup, and sprinkled with savory pecans--will remind you of your grandmother's pecan pie. Source: Diabetic Living Magazine

Diabetic Living Magazine


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Instructions Checklist
  • Dip apple slices halfway into a mixture of melted butterscotch-flavor pieces and shortening or coconut oil. Sprinkle finely chopped toasted pecans to coat.

  • Arrange on a waxed paper-lined tray. Let stand until firm or cover and chill up to 1 hour. Drizzle with maple syrup.

Nutrition Facts

120 calories; total fat 6g 9% DV; saturated fat 4g; cholesterolmg; sodium 10mg; potassium -1mg; carbohydrates 15g 5% DV; fiber 1g 4% DV; sugar 13g; proteing; exchange other carbs 1; vitamin a iu -1IU; vitamin c -1mg; folate -1mcg; calcium -1mg; iron -1mg; magnesium -1mg.