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Baked Apples and Ice Cream

Note: This recipe is suitable for those following a vegetarian (meat-free) diet. However, it may include ingredients such as dairy or other animal-based products that may not fit in with vegan or some other vegetarian diets.

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Prep time: 20 minutes

What you need:

What to do:

  1. Preheat oven to 350°F (176°C).
  2. Take a cored apple and cut it in half.
  3. Sprinkle raisins over the apple.
  4. Place on a baking sheet and bake it in the oven for 15 minutes.
  5. Remove the sheet from the oven and put a pinch of cinnamon over each apple half.
  6. Place the ice cream over the apple halves.

Nutritional analysis (per serving):

Serves: 1

Serving size: 1 apple with ½ cup ice cream

Note: Nutritional analysis may vary depending on ingredient brands used.

Variations and suggestions:

Use a variety of dried fruit. Sprinkle chopped nuts over the ice cream.

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