Homemade Applesauce

  • Level: Easy
  • Total: 25 min
  • Prep: 10 min
  • Cook: 15 min
  • Yield: 4 to 6 servings
  • Nutrition Info
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Ingredients

4 Granny Smith and 4 Golden Delicious apples, peeled, cored, cut into 1/2-inch slices

1 cup apple cider or juice

1 lemon, juiced

1/4 cup light brown sugar

2 cinnamon sticks

1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon

Dash nutmeg

Directions

  1. Add apples, apple cider, lemon juice, sugar, cinnamon sticks and a dash of nutmeg to a large saucepan. Bring to a boil, cover with a lid and reduce to a simmer. Let cook for 15 minutes or until apples are tender. Remove cinnamon sticks and discard.
  2. Mash with a potato masher, and stir in the 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon and dash of nutmeg. Transfer to a serving dish and serve warm.

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