Apple Butter

Recipe: Apple Butter

Ingredients

  • 3 qt Unsweetened Applesauce
  • 2 lb Granulated Sugar
  • 1 lb Brown Sugar
  • 3/4 c Apple Cider
  • ———–SPICES———–
  • 1/2 t Nutmeg
  • 1/4 t Allspice
  • 3/4 t Cloves
  • 3 t Cinnamon

Instructions

  1. The thicker skinned, late Summer and Fall apples produce a grainier texture that’s best for applesauce.
  2. Stir applesauce, sugars, and cider together and cook in a slow oven (325 deg F.) for 3 hours, stirring occasionally.
  3. Add spices. Return to oven and cook 1 hour more. Apple butter requires long, slow cooking.

Number of servings (yield): 4

Meal type: breakfast

Culinary tradition: USA (General)

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