Indulgent KIND Healthy Grains Maple Quinoa Baked Apple Parfait

ingredients
all
1/4 cup dried cherries
1/4 cup brown sugar
1/4 cup pecans
chopped
1/4 tsp ground cinnamon
ground nutmeg
one pinch
6 whole Granny Smith apples
rinsed
1/2 cup apple cider
3 tbsp butter
cut into pats
1/2 cup maple syrup
1 1/2 cups yogurt
1 cup KIND Healthy Grains Maple Quinoa with Chia Seeds
mint sprigs
fresh for garnish
cookware
  • large bowl
  • melon scooper
  • casserole dish
For the Baked Apple
1
In a large bowl, mix together cherries, sugar, pecans, cinnamon and nutmeg. Put aside.
2
With a melon scooper, core apples to hollow out the middle. Do not go all the way through. Fill each apple core with dry cherry mixture.
3
Pour apple cider into casserole dish and place apples right side up. Place a pat of butter on apple hole filled with mixture. Drizzle maple syrup on top of all the apples. Bake for 50 minutes.
To Assemble Each Parfait
4
Scoop 1/2 cup of yogurt into a small serving bowl. Place 1 Baked Apple half on top of the yogurt.
5
Place 1/2 cup KIND Healthy Grains Maple Quinoa with Chia Seeds on top of Baked Apple, followed by 1/2 cup yogurt, repeat KIND Clusters and yogurt.
6
Garnish with a sprig of fresh mint and enjoy!
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