Print Recipe
5 from 17 votes


These Easy Apple Dumplings are made with crescent rolls, cinnamon, butter, sugar and lemon lime soda. The flavor is amazing!
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time40 mins
Total Time50 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Easy Apple Dumplings
Servings: 4
Calories: 409kcal
Author: Brandie @ The Country Cook


  • 1 green apple (Granny Smith or Golden Delicious)
  • 1 (8 oz) tube crescent rolls
  • 1/2 cup (1 stick) salted butter, melted
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/2 tsp ground cinnamon (more, to taste)
  • 1 1/2 tbsp flour
  • 3/4 cup lemon lime soda (Sprite or Mountain Dew)


  • Preheat oven to 350F degrees.
  • Peel and core apples.
  • Cut apple into 8 slices.
  • Unroll tube of crescent rolls and separate into 8 pieces.
  • On each roll, sprinkle with a bit of cinnamon.
  • Add one apple slice.
  • Roll it up in a nice little bundle.
  • Continue with next 7 rolls the same way.
  • Spray an 8-inch square pan with nonstick spray.
  • Place all 8 dumplins into baking dish.
  • Mix together melted butter with sugar, vanilla and flour.
  • Pour butter mixture on top of crescent rolls.
  • Now take soda and pour it around the edges of the crescent rolls.
  • Sprinkle tops with a bit more cinnamon.
  • Bake in preheated oven for about 35-40 minutes.
  • Serve with whipped cream or ice cream.



Double the recipe in a 9 x 13 pan for 8 servings. Serve with whipped cream or ice cream.


Calories: 409kcal | Carbohydrates: 51g | Fat: 23g | Saturated Fat: 14g | Cholesterol: 61mg | Sodium: 223mg | Potassium: 48mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 46g | Vitamin A: 735IU | Vitamin C: 2.1mg | Calcium: 13mg | Iron: 0.2mg