Apples that are good for both cooking and eating raw are called all-purpose apples. Varieties include Braeburn, Cortland, Empire, Granny Smith, Honeycrisp, Jonagold, Jonathan, McIntosh, Northern Spy, and Winesap.
Save 70 calories and 3g of total fat per serving by preparing with 1 pkg. (4-serving size) Jell-O Vanilla Fat Free Instant Pudding, and reducing cranberries and pecans to 1/4 cup each.
Serve topped with thawed Cool Whip Whipped Topping or vanilla ice cream.
Check dessert after 25 min. If the crust is becoming too brown, cover the edge loosely with foil for the remainder of the baking time.
Dessert can be part of a balanced diet, but remember to keep tabs on portions.