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Caramel Apple Braid

Indulge in the exquisite fusion of sweet caramel and the crisp, comforting embrace of apples with our Caramel Apple Braid. This culinary masterpiece is a celebration of autumn, artfully weaving together layers of buttery pastry, apple filling, and a decadent caramel drizzle.



  1. Step 1
    Preheat oven to 375°F. Remove the puff pastry from the freezer and let it thaw for 15-20 minutes, or until cold but pliable. Unfold the puff pastry dough on a silicone baking mat and roll it out to a 11x19-inch rectangle. Use a pizza cutter to cut each side of the braid into 12 strips.

  2. Step 2
    Spoon the pie filling down the center of the braid. Fold the strips of dough over the filling, alternating sides.

  3. Step 3
    In a small bowl, whisk the egg and water to make an egg wash. Brush over the braid. Place the baking mat on a sheet pan and bake for 20-22 minutes or until golden brown and puffy on top.

  4. Step 4
    For the icing, place the butter and brown sugar in a small saucepan and bring to a boil. Add the heavy cream and whisk until sugar is dissolved. Remove from the heat and stir in the powdered sugar. Drizzle the icing over the hot braid and serve immediately.

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Kelsey from Dance Around the Kitchen –  is a wife, mother and BFF’s with her Kitchenaid Mixer and is happy to bring easy & decadent desserts!

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