Skinny Apple Pie Panini

Preparation 5 min
Total 20 min
4 Servings

Delight in dessert for breakfast with this Skinny Apple Pie Panini. It delivers the goodness of apple pie in a grilled sandwich. Prepared with Dempster’s® 100% Whole Grains 12 Grain Bread and toppings such as cream cheese and yogurt, it's a delicious twist on a classic. Brown sugar and cinnamon add sweet and spicy flavour for classic apple pie taste. Serves four.

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  • 8 slices Dempster's® 100% Whole Grains 12 Grain Bread
  • 1 tbsp (15 mL) butter
  • 2 apples, peeled and thinly sliced
  • 1 tbsp (15 mL) brown sugar
  • 3 tbsp (45 mL) light cream cheese
  • 1 tbsp (15 mL) 0% plain Greek yogurt
  • 1 tbsp (15 mL) icing sugar
  • 1/2 tsp ground cinnamon


  1. Melt butter in large skillet set over medium heat. Saute apples with brown sugar for 5 to 8 minutes or until softened. Cool completely.
  2. Stir cream cheese with yogurt, icing sugar and ground cinnamon until smooth.
  3. Spread cream cheese mixture evenly onto 4 bread slices. Divide apples evenly on top. Sandwich with remaining bread slices.
  4. Meanwhile, preheat Panini press according to manufacturer's instructions. Grill sandwiches for 3 to 5 minutes in press or until filling is warm and bread is toasted. Cut each sandwich in half and serve.