Derby Day Brunch: Apples Foster

You know how you always wanted to eat ice cream for breakfast when you were little? Apples foster is kind of like the gourmet version of that: sugary apples for brunch!

Apples Foster
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This is the second part of the Derby Day Brunch, so be sure to check out my super-easy recipe for German Pancakes (the base underneath this sugary deliciousness).

Apples Foster (for 2):
2 apples
1/2 cup brown sugar
3 tbsp butter
1/2 cup lemon juice
~20 minutes

You don't really need apples...bananas or other sugary fruits will work great, too. 
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Peel away the outside layer until...
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...the apples look like this.

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This isn't an exact science, so make the best of what you have: sugar or brown sugar, fresh or bottled lemon juice. How bad can it be?
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Get that butter ready for incoming sugar! Get it all melted on medium heat. 
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Chunk the apples into slices, leaving the core...
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...for mid-cooking nommings.
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Get your base ready (see dutch pancake recipe, last post)
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Mix the ingredients together on the stove, until the liquid becomes syrupy.
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While I waited, I cut up some oranges to juice. It takes about 3 juicing oranges for every 2 people.
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You can either spoon it, or let the guests serve themselves. 
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Apples Foster...not as hard as it looks!
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Go ahead, add a little more sugary apple, you deserve it. 
Have you tried bananas or apples foster? Are you a fan?

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