Campfire Apple Pocket

Here’s a tasty and healthy campfire dessert.

Campfire Apple Pocket

While camping, a healthy dessert is a great treat.
Print Recipe
CourseDessert, Snack
Servings1 serving
Calories154kcal

Ingredients

  • 1 apple washed and sliced
  • 1 tablespoon raisins
  • 1 teaspoon brown sugar
  • pinch of cinnamon

Instructions

  • Wash hands with soap and water.
  • Place apple slices on a large piece of foil, double layered.
  • Sprinkle with raisins, brown sugar, and cinnamon.
  • Wrap the foil around the apple and folder over to seal. leave a little space for steam to circulate and cook the food.
  • Twist the ends into handles to make the packets easier to pick up.
  • Place packet on a grill or just above white coals in your campfire.
  • Using long-handled tongs, turn the packets after 5 minutes and cook 3-5 minutes more. Times may vary according to the hotness of the coals.
  • Remove packet from the coals using tongs.
  • Using hot pads or oven mitts, unwrap the apple packet and let cool for a few minutes on a plate before serving.

Notes

Not camping? No problem! Make these at home over a backyard safe fire or on the grill! 
Recipe adapted from University of Nebraska Extension
https://food.unl.edu/newsletters/documents/backyard-campfire-cooking-fffyc-pdf.pdf
Nutrition Facts
Campfire Apple Pocket
Serving Size
 
1 apple pocket
Amount per 1 Serving
Calories
154
% Daily Value*
Fat
 
0.4
g
1
%
Saturated Fat
 
0.1
g
1
%
Polyunsaturated Fat
 
0.1
g
Monounsaturated Fat
 
0.01
g
Sodium
 
7
mg
0
%
Carbohydrates
 
41
g
14
%
Fiber
 
5
g
21
%
Sugar
 
23
g
26
%
Protein
 
1
g
2
%
Calcium
 
18
mg
2
%
Iron
 
1
mg
6
%
Potassium
 
324
mg
9
%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

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