1/2 cup brown sugar
1/4 teaspoon nutmeg
1/4 teaspoon cinnamon
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 1/2 cup flour
2 teaspoons double-acting baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 cup sugar
1 egg, beaten
1/2 cup milk
1/2 cup unsalted butter, melted and cooled
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
Toss together apples, brown sugar and spices. Place in a buttered baking dish and bake at for 20 minutes.
Sift together dry ingredients. In separate bowl; mix wet ingredients. Add to dry ingredients, stirring till just combined.
Spread topping over apples and bake for 25 minutes. Top with whipped cream if desired.