RecipesHomemade Caramel Apples Old Fashioned Vintage Recipe

Homemade Caramel Apples Old Fashioned Vintage Recipe

This Homemade Caramel Apples Old Fashioned Vintage Recipe is super simple to make, beyond yummy delicious and such a fun cooking activity with children over 7 years old (supervised).

Homemade Caramel Apples Old Fashioned Vintage Recipe



2 cups sugar

1/2 teaspoon salt

2/3 cup table fat

8 to 10 medium apples

1 cup sifted brown sugar

2/3 cup light corn syrup

1/2 cup chopped nuts or coconut

1 cup cream or evaporated milk

2 teaspoons vanilla extract (personally I would use 1 teaspoon)

Caramel Apple Sticks


Bonus: You can roll caramel apples in mini chocolate chips, crumbled Oreo cookies, and your favorite candies.



1. Mix sugars, syrup, fat, cream and salt in 2 quarts. saucepan. Cook, stirring until firm balls form in icy-cold water.

2. Remove syrup from heat; cool until slightly thickened. Add vanilla and stir.

3. Place a wooden stick in stem end of each apple and dip the apple into caramel syrup.

4. Drain apples on waxed paper, roll in chopped nuts.


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