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Clean Eating Slow Cooker Vanilla Applesauce * *

Slow Cooker Vanilla Applesauce

  • Cooking Time:

    3-4 hours
  • Servings:

    6-8

Ingredients

2 lbs. Honey Crisp apples, peeled and cored (can sub your favorite apple)
1/2 c. Apple Cider
2 T. Lemon Juice
2 tsp. Vanilla Extract
1 1/2 tsp. Cinnamon
1/2 tsp. Nutmeg

Try this Fall-inspired Applesauce as a dessert alternative! Kids and adults alike will love the rich apple flavors!

  1. Peel, core, and slice apples. Place in bottom of slow cooker.
  2. Add the rest of the ingredients to the slow cooker and stir to combine with apples.
  3. Cover and Cook on Low for 3-4 Hours or until apples are easily mashed.
  4. Mash apple mixture with a potato masher, or if you prefer no chunks, use a hand-held blender to puree.
  5. Applesauce will stay good for up to one week in the refrigerator. You can also freeze in individual portions and use as needed.

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Jenn

Clean eating Vanilla Applesauce

Jenn Bare is a Mom, Chef & the Crock-Pot® Girl. She hosts a weekly “Mom Monday” segment on ABC-15 in Phoenix. Jenn is the founder of GetCrocked, the #1 resource for slow cooking with over 1.5 million online followers. She innovates recipes daily with her favorite tool in the kitchen, the Crock-Pot® slow cooker.

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Jennifer

This recipe looks delicious! Can you use Macintosh apples in place of the Granny Smith?

Kim
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Kim

Kids and I are making this tomorrow! Great web page!

I love the Pyrex dish! I was lucky to find a set of four with the lids at a garage sale.

Morgan
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Morgan

Can I make this in a 1.5 quart crock?

Ashley
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Ashley

What is maple sugar? Do you find it with regular white and brown sugar at the store?

Becky Liddle
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Becky Liddle

Can this be frozen and used later?

Brynn
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Brynn

Would maple syrup have the same effect/taste as the maple sugar?

Darla
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Darla

I used honey crisp apples and it was so good. I also used maple syrup instead. Very good. Can’t wait to make some more!

Jamie
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Jamie

The comments keep referencing sugar but no where in the recipe can I find sugar… was this modified or is it missing an ingredient?

Meet Jenn Bare

Jenn is the founder of GetCrocked, the #1 resource for slow cooking with over 1.5 million online followers. She innovates recipes daily with her favorite tool in the kitchen, the Crock-Pot® slow cooker.

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