Slow Cooker Apple Crisp


An easy crockpot apple crisp. This slow cooker recipe turns abundant fall apples into a sweet comfort-food dessert. Serve with vanilla ice cream.

Prep Time:
30 mins
Cook Time:
2 hrs
Additional Time:
1 hrs
Total Time:
3 hrs 30 mins



  • 1 cup all-purpose flour

  • ½ cup light brown sugar

  • ½ cup white sugar

  • ½ teaspoon ground cinnamon

  • ¼ teaspoon ground nutmeg

  • 1 pinch salt

  • ½ cup butter, cut into pieces

  • 1 cup chopped walnuts


  • cup white sugar, or to taste

  • 1 tablespoon cornstarch

  • ½ teaspoon ground ginger

  • ½ teaspoon ground cinnamon

  • 6 cups apples - peeled, cored and chopped

  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice


  1. Make the topping: Mix flour, brown sugar, white sugar, cinnamon, nutmeg, and salt together in a bowl. Add butter and mix with your fingers or a fork until coarse crumbs form. Stir in walnuts.

  2. Make the apples: Whisk sugar, cornstarch, ginger, and cinnamon together in a small bowl.

  3. Place apples in a slow cooker. Stir in cornstarch mixture. Add lemon juice and toss to combine. Sprinkle topping over apples. Cover and cook until apples are tender, on Low for 4 hours or High for 2 hours.

  4. Turn off the slow cooker, partially uncover, and let stand until topping has hardened, about 1 hour.

    closeup of a serving of apple crisp with tender-looking spiced apple slices, a buttery walnut topping, and a scoop of vanilla ice cream on the side

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

444 Calories
22g Fat
63g Carbs
4g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 8
Calories 444
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 22g 28%
Saturated Fat 8g 42%
Cholesterol 31mg 10%
Sodium 107mg 5%
Total Carbohydrate 63g 23%
Dietary Fiber 4g 14%
Protein 4g
Vitamin C 6mg 32%
Calcium 41mg 3%
Iron 1mg 8%
Potassium 213mg 5%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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