HERSHEY’S Dessert Nachos 3 Ways: Apple Variation
Prep 15m Cook 1m Additional - Ready In 16m
Servings 8 servings Calories 215.1

Apple slices are covered with chopped peanuts, whipped cream, sprinkles, and strawberry-flavored syrup in this fun dessert nachos recipe.

Recipe Ingredients

  • 3 red and/or green apples, cored and sliced
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 1 (9 ounce) package HERSHEY'S Cookies 'N' Creme Baking Pieces
  • 2 teaspoons shortening
  • ¼ cup chopped peanuts
  • 1 tablespoon desired sprinkles
  • ½ (7 ounce) can whipped cream
  • 1 maraschino cherry
  • 1 tablespoon HERSHEY'S Strawberry Flavored Syrup

Cooking Directions

  1. 1 Toss apples with lemon juice. Arrange on a serving platter or shallow serving dish.
  2. 2 In a small bowl combine 1 cup HERSHEY'S Cookies 'N' Creme Baking Pieces and shortening (do not use butter, margarine, spread or oil). Microwave at MEDIUM (50%) 30 seconds; stir. Microwave at MEDIUM an additional 10 seconds at a time, stirring after each heating, until chips are melted and smooth when stirred (the cookie pieces will not melt).
  3. 3 Drizzle melted chips over apples on the platter. Sprinkle with remaining HERSHEY'S Cookies 'N' Creme Baking Pieces, peanuts, and sprinkles. Garnish with whipped cream and add a cherry, if desired. Drizzle with HERSHEY'S Strawberry Flavored Syrup if desired, and serve immediately.

Nutrition Facts

  • Calories 215.1
  • Carbohydrate 27.7 g
  • Cholesterol 9.3 mg
  • Fat 11.8 g
  • Fiber 1.6 g
  • Protein 3.1 g
  • Saturated Fat 6.1 g
  • Sodium 129.5 mg
  • Sugar 7.7 g


  1. I want to make this. I read the ingredient list watched the video to see how it s prepared. To my understanding. Aren t nachos made with tortilla chips. I m going to try that. It ll be salty sweet.
  2. This was a tasty creation and was unusual in its presentation but I did find it a little difficult to get from the plate to my mouth. I appreciate the versatility of the ingredients. This should be eaten fairly immediately after finishing production and if refrigerated should be left at room temperature to eat. I - Read more ...
  3. This recipe was so good and you can easily get your health conscious friends to join you in this sweet and delicious dessert. It's healthy for you it has APPLES!;) Just remember when you go to melt the chocolate that the little black bits will not melt down. I forgot to read that part but - Read more ...