Try Apple Pizza for a real treat!


Apple Pizza from Foodland OntarioTHUNDER BAY – Its time for apples. These tasty treats are an Ontario favourite. While many people can’t wait for a tasty apple pie, if you want a fast and new treat, try this tasty recipe from Foodland Ontario for Apple Pizza.

This sweet pizza is a hit for snacking, dessert or breakfast!.

Preparation Time: 15 minutes

Baking Time: 30 minutes
Serves: 8

  • 1 650 g pizza dough (or recipe for large dough)
  • 2 tbsp (25 mL) butter, melted
  • 1/4 cup (50 mL) granulated sugar
  • 1 tsp (5 mL) cinnamon
  • 3 cups (750 mL) thinly sliced peeled Ontario Apples (such as Empire, McIntosh, Cortland)
  • 1/4 cup (50 mL) golden raisins or dried cranberries
  • 1/4 cup (50 mL) chopped pecans or walnuts
  • 1/4 cup (50 mL) semisweet or milk chocolate chips


Cinnamon Icing (recipe follows):

Press or roll pizza dough into 12-inch (30 cm) circle; place on pizza pan or large baking sheet sprayed with cooking spray. Brush 1-inch (2.5 cm) edge of dough with a little of the melted better. In small bowl, mix sugar with cinnamon; sprinkle 1 tbsp (15 mL) over buttered edge.

In medium bowl, toss apples with remaining butter and sugar mixture until well coated. Arrange over dough just inside sugar edging. Bake in 400°F (200°C) oven for 20 minutes.

Sprinkle with raisins, pecans and chocolate chips; bake for 10 minutes or until apples are tender and edge of dough is lightly browned. Let cool slightly; cut into wedges. If desired, drizzle with Cinnamon Icing.

Cinnamon Icing: In small bowl, mix 1/2 cup (125 mL) icing sugar with 1/4 tsp (1 mL) cinnamon; stir in 1 tbsp (15 mL) milk.

Nutritional Information:

1 Serving

  • Protein: 7 grams
  • Fat: 10 grams
  • Carbohydrate: 56 grams
  • Calories: 334
  • Fibre: 4 grams

Of course its true. “Good things grow, in Ontario!”

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