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Copycat Famous Dave's® Drunken Rum Apples

Rated as 4.78 out of 5 Stars

"My all-time favorite side dish! A very simple copy of Famous Dave's® delicious Drunkin' Apples!"
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35 m servings 365 cals
Original recipe yields 6 servings


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  1. Stir apples, sugar, cinnamon, and nutmeg together in a large saucepan. Pour rum into apple mixture and stir until apples are evenly coated and a thick sauce forms.
  2. Bring apple mixture to a boil over medium heat and cook, stirring frequently, until apples are soft, about 20 minutes. Cool for 5 to 10 minutes before serving.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 365 calories; 0.6 g fat; 89.2 g carbohydrates; 0.7 g protein; 0 mg cholesterol; 2 mg sodium. Full nutrition

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Good Stuff, except Famous Dave's uses Amaretto not spiced rum

This was great. I served with fried banana and real full cream. Yum! Thank you for this recipe.

I enjoyed this immensely , I needed a good recipe for some applesauce and so I made this and cooled it in the fridge . After it was cool I took some and blended and this minced up some of the o...

Awesome quick yummy sidedish. My hubby & I both loved it. Definitely a keeper!

Very much like the restaurants but a little too sweet for my taste.


Yumm!!! Very good as is, I used coconut rum and fresh grated nutmeg. Next time I'll cut the sugar back and use half brown sugar instead of white.

Only made half a recipe. Wish I had made more! Only had regular rum which worked fine. Next time I think I'll peel the apples. I served it along side a breakfast casserole Christmas morning....

Great recipe! Thanks for sharing!