Home > Cooking with Kids Recipes > Apple & Cinnamon Fruit Leather to Cook with Kids

Apple & Cinnamon Fruit Leather to Cook with Kids

We loved our homemade apple sauce recipe last week! We ended up making double of it! just so we could have a go at making one of our favorite apple snacks to cook with kids. These apple and cinnamon fruit roll-ups are so easy to make. They taste delicious and are perfect for adding to a lunchbox or for snacks during the day. So here you go our apple fruit leathers recipe that kids can cook themselves.

Fruit Leathers

Fruit leathers or roll-ups are so easy to make at home! These apple and cinnamon ones are ideal for kids to cook in autumn and taste delicious.

fruit leather being cut on a wooden chopping board and rolled up beside it ready for kids lunchboxes

Using our homemade slow cooker apple sauce you can make your own at home. Secure with parchment or greaseproof paper and store in an air tight container to eat as you wish.

homemade fruit leathers rolled up on a wooden chopping board

What we love most about this recipe is that it also saves us money. Budget-Friendly and easy to make!

fruit leathers rolled up ready for kids snacks

Love these apples and cinnamon fruit leathers then why not try this strawberry recipe for them that we found too!

Check out even more Apple Activities for Learning with Preschoolers here!

apple and cinnamon fruit leathers on a wooden chopping board

Apple and Cinnamon Fruit Leathers

Cerys Parker
An easy recipe using homemade apple sauce to make a delicious snack for kids apple and cinnamon fruit leathers
No ratings yet
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 8 hours
Total Time 8 hours 5 minutes
Course Snack
Cuisine American, British
Servings 8 Fruit Leathers
Calories 51 kcal


  • Baking Tray
  • Kitchen Scissors
  • Parchment Paper
  • Silicone baking tray liner


  • 4 cups homemade apple sauce


  • Preheat the oven to approximate 100C or around 200F. Line a baking tray with a silicone liner.
    making apple fruit leatehrs with homemade apple sauce
  • Spread the applesauce in an even layer over the mat. Place in the preheated oven and cook 6 to 8hours, until the applesauce has dehydrated.
  • When the applesauce has hardened, remove from oven and allow to cool completely.
    apple fruit roll-ups ready to cut and roll
  • Transfer the fruit leather to a piece of parchment paper. Use kitchen shears to cut the leather into one-inch strips. Roll each fruit leather up tostore until ready to eat.
    cutting the fruit leathers into strips to roll up for snacks


Calories: 51kcalCarbohydrates: 14gProtein: 1gFat: 1gSaturated Fat: 1gSodium: 2mgPotassium: 90mgFiber: 1gSugar: 11gVitamin A: 35IUVitamin C: 1mgCalcium: 5mgIron: 1mg
Keyword Apple Recipes, Autumn Recipes, Cooking with Kids, Fall Recipe
Tried this recipe?Let us know how it was!

More Apple Recipes to Cook with Kids

Easy recipe to make these delicious apple and cinnamon breakfast muffins, but there's nothing stopping you eating them anytime. Perfect for autumn baking
Apple and cinnamon loaf cake - cooking with kids a simple easy to follow recipe for a delicious treat
filling bake wonton wrapped with apple pie filling to create simple bite-sized desserts for parties and families
collage showing the making and final fruit leathers to cook with kids

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Recipe Rating

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.