Desserts,  Recipes


Fruit crumbles are so delicious and versatile. Your choice of fruits are endless! You can enjoy this one anytime of the year. I used frozen berries in my recipe but you can use seasonal fruits in the summer, stone fruits in the fall and frozen fruits in the winter. Also, this recipe is gluten-free!

If you’re feeling extra fancy you can enjoy it with some ice cream or coconut whip topping.

How to make Apple-Berry Crumble

Yield: 3 servings
Prep Time: 5-7 min
Cook Time: 10-15 min
Total Time: 20-25 min

Apple-Berry Filling Ingredients:

2 cups of frozen berries
1 small apple, chopped
1 whole orange, juiced
2 tsp (10mL) raw coconut sugar
1 lemon, zest only

Crumble Ingredients:

1 cup (90g) Gluten-Free Rolled Oats
1/4 cup brown rice flour
1/4 cup gluten-free granola
2 Tbsp (30 ml) melted coconut oil
2 Tbsp (45 mL) raw coconut sugar
1 Tbsp (5 mL) cinnamon
1 tsp nutmeg
1 Tbsp raw honey

Coconut Whip Ingredients:

1 can (400 mL) full fat coconut milk, refrigerated overnight
1 tsp (5 mL) organic maple syrup (optional)


  1. Preheat the oven to 180 C (350 F).
  2. Put a splash of water in a pan on medium heat, add the apple and stew for 1-2 minutes. Then add the berries and stir for for another 1-2 minutes. Add the orange juice, lemon zest and coconut sugar. Stir again for 1 minute. Cover pan and leave on simmer.
  3. In a bowl, combine the oats, melted coconut oil, coconut sugar, brown rice flour, granola, cinnamon, nutmeg and honey.
  4. Remove the apple-berry mixture from the stove and spoon into ramekins or place into one large baking dish.
  5. Spoon the mixed crumble over the fruit. 
  6. Bake for 10-15 minutes until juices are bubbly and the crumble topping is golden brown.
  7. Remove from oven, let cool for a few minutes before serving. Top with yogurt, ice cream, or coconut whip. Enjoy!
  8. For coconut whip: remove the lid of the can and scoop the solid coconut floating at the top (try to avoid the coconut water at the bottom) and place in a bowl. Add the maple syrup if desired. Use a whisk or a hand-held blender to whip until fluffy. Done!
    **You can use this topping to substitute for icing in anything**
    Enjoy!! 🙂

** If you have any left over crumble, you can bake this on a separate sheet and enjoy it like granola! Yessss!**

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