Mar. 22, 2024

Cosmic Crisp Honey Empanadas

Yield: 10 empanadas

Get ready to taste this heavenly convo. Packed with the sweet tang of Cosmic Crisp® apples, the sweetness of honey, savory bacon bits, and gooey cheese, these empanadas are definitely a party flavor in your mouth. Perfect for any time you're craving something sweet, savory, and comforting!


  • 1 Cosmic Crisp apple, diced
  • 10 store-bout empanada discs
  • ½ cup crumbled bacon
  • ½ cup shredded cheddar
  • 2 tablespoons of honey
  • 1 egg, beaten
  • Hot honey to drizzle (optional)
  • Salt and pepper


  1. Thaw your empanada discs for about 2 hours.
  2. Combine the Cosmic Crips apple cubes, bacon, cheddar, and honey in a medium bowl.
  3. Add 1-2 tablespoons of the filling to the center of each empanada.
  4. Fold over and crimp the edges with a fork.
  5. Brush each empanada with egg wash.
  6. Bake at 375 °F for 18 minutes.
  7. Let them cool.
  8. Serve and ENJOY!

Recipe created by LunchBoxMafia for Superfresh Growers®

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