Crock Pot Applesauce – Homemade apple sauce doesn't get easier than using your slow cooker!!
Yield: 12 servings
4.95 from 19 votes

Crock Pot Applesauce

Prep Time: 15 mins
Cook Time: 6 hrs
Total Time: 6 hrs 15 mins
Course: Sauce
Cuisine: American
Homemade apple sauce doesn't get easier than using your slow cooker!!

Ingredients

  • 8 medium apples (Use a combination of Golden Delicious, Honey Crisp, Fuji, Gala, etc.)
  • 1 strips of lemon peel - use a vegetable peeler
  • 1 tsp fresh lemon juice
  • 3 inch cinnamon stick
  • 5 teaspoons light brown sugar (unpacked (you can leave out for sugar-free))

Instructions

  • Peel, core, and slice the apples.
  • Place them in the slow cooker.
  • Add the cinnamon stick, lemon peel, lemon juice and brown sugar.
  • Set crock pot to low and cook for 6 hours.
  • Stir apples occasionally, apples will slowly become a delicious applesauce.
  • Remove cinnamon stick and use an immersion blender to blend until smooth or if you prefer a chunky sauce, leave sauce intact.

Notes

Makes 3 cups.

Nutrition

Serving: 1/4 cup, Calories: 55kcal, Carbohydrates: 15g, Sodium: 1mg, Fiber: 2g, Sugar: 12g
Blue Smart Points: 0
Green Smart Points: 0
Purple Smart Points: 0
Points +: 1