apple sauce in the slow cooker

apple sauce in the slow cooker feature 1

If you’ve never made apple sauce from scratch, then you are in for a real treat and the first thing you’ll be wondering is what the heck is in those little cups at the grocery store. This could not be easier or healthier, and I don’t even bother peeling the apples – simply rinse, core and slice. Spice and sweeten it up any way you like – ginger, cinnamon, cloves, allspice, cardamom or nutmeg in any combination for spice, and brown sugar, honey, maple syrup, or even a few tablespoons of jam to bring the sweet factor. Once you’ve got the basic recipe down, add other fruits to make all sorts of delicious combos – and all you’ll need to do is hit up the freezer section for a few bags of frozen fruit and you’ll be some serious competition for what’s lining the shelves at the grocery store. So let’s make some apple sauce …

click here to jump down to the apple sauce in the slow cooker recipe

apple sauce in the slow cooker 1

1. Give your apples a rinse.

apple sauce in the slow cooker 2

2. Start slicing – just cut around the core.

apple sauce in the slow cooker 3

3. Pile the chunks in a bowl.

apple sauce in the slow cooker 6

4. Assemble the other ingredients.

apple sauce in the slow cooker 4

5. Douse ’em with lemon.

apple sauce in the slow cooker 5

6. Add a slice or 2 of peel along with the juice.

apple sauce in the slow cooker 7

7. And the rest of the players.

apple sauce in the slow cooker 8

8. Give it a good stir.

apple sauce in the slow cooker 9

9. Pile it all in the slow cooker.

apple sauce in the slow cooker 10

10. Add the water – it could be apple juice or cider.

apple sauce in the slow cooker 11

11. Cover and let it go.

apple sauce in the slow cooker 12

12. The apples will puff up and all will be bubbly.

apple sauce in the slow cooker 13

13. All puffy and bubbly.

apple sauce in the slow cooker 14

14. They’re right up against the lid.

apple sauce in the slow cooker 15

15. Take a masher and start deflating.

apple sauce in the slow cooker 16

16. All smashed down.

apple sauce in the slow cooker 18

17. And serve it up.

There are no comments yet. Be the first and leave a response!

Leave a Reply

Wanting to leave an <em>phasis on your comment?