Applesauce Hermits
CACFP: 1 hermit = 1 bread


Ingredients 6 servings 20 servings
Crushed Whole Wheat Cereal ½ cup 1¼ cups
Grated Apples, unpeeled ¼ cup ⅔ cup
Applesauce, unsweetened ¼ cup ⅔ cup
Biscuit Mix 1 cup 2⅛ cups
Nutmeg dash ⅛ teaspoon
Cinnamon dash ⅛ teaspoon
Margarine    



  • 1. Combine crushed cereal and apples in a bowl.
  • 2. Pour applesauce over mixture.
  • 3. Combine biscuit mix and spices. Add to apple mixture and mix well.
  • 4. Drop by spoonfuls onto baking sheet greased with margarine.
  • 5. Bake for 10-12 minutes at 450 degrees.

    Note: Serve warm for best results. We do not recommend jam, jelly, or butter due to the sugar and fat content of these spreads. However, unsweetened apple butter complements these tasty rolls nicely.