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Apple Dessert Sauce

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 10 min.


1-3/4 cups

Updated: Oct. 24, 2022
Purchased pound cake gets dressy with this quick and creamy sauce. It's so easy, even kids can make this! —Jacqueline Graves, Cumming, Georgia


  • 3/4 cup chopped peeled tart apple
  • 1 tablespoon water
  • 1 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1 cup sour cream
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • Vanilla ice cream


  1. In a 1-qt. microwave-safe dish, combine apple and water. Cover and microwave on high for 1 minute. Stir in brown sugar. Cover and cook 1 minute longer.
  2. Stir in sour cream and cinnamon. Cover and cook at 50% power for 1-1/2 to 1-3/4 minutes or until brown sugar is melted, stirring once. Stir until blended. Serve warm with ice cream.

Nutrition Facts

1/4 cup: 193 calories, 6g fat (4g saturated fat), 23mg cholesterol, 24mg sodium, 33g carbohydrate (33g sugars, 0 fiber), 1g protein.

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